News - 23 Nov 2020
The Welsh government is backing a cutting-edge science project at Swansea University that changes waste plastics into highly valuable compounds for the energy industries.
Deputy Minister for...
News - 8 Oct 2020
Engineers have developed a new method to spray very thin wires produced from a plant-based material. This method could be applied to devices that harvest energy to generate electricity, N95 mask...
News - 13 Jul 2020
A team of scientists at the University of Vermont have invented a new tool--they call it a "nanocage"--that can catch and straighten out molecule-sized tangles of polymers.
Once a knotty...
News - 12 Jun 2020
In the future, camera lenses could be thousands of times thinner and significantly less resource-intensive to manufacture. Researchers from Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden, now present a new...
News - 23 Apr 2020
Alex Zaretski, the scientific founder of Grolltex, examines a layer of graphene. Image Credit: Grolltex
Research teams worldwide are working on innovations to tackle the global...
News - 1 Apr 2020
The brain is one of our most vulnerable organs, as soft as the softest tofu. Brain implants, on the other hand, are typically made from metal and other rigid materials that over time can cause...
News - 25 Mar 2020
DNA cancer markers passing through the blood or serum of a patient can potentially be detected through graphene-based biosensors, which could usher in a period of liquid biopsy. Conversely, plenty of...
News - 13 Feb 2020
A large laser is not required to make laser-induced graphene (LIG). A research team at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville (UT Knoxville), Rice University, and Oak Ridge National Laboratory...
News - 27 Jan 2020
Scientists have produced an ultra-thin and ultra-flexible electronic material for the future touchscreens. This material is capable of being printed and rolled out like newspaper.
A sample of the...
News - 19 Nov 2019
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Graphene as a material possesses amazing potential due to its unique properties, it has the ability to revolutionize entire industries. Ranging from...