Article - 17 Dec 2003
The TATLYS project is developing a system for targeted release of drugs to break down human blood clots. Posted March 27 2003
Article - 25 Nov 2003
Physicists at the Georgia Institute of Technology have demonstrated a new optical technique for controlling the flow of very small volumes of fluids over solid surfaces. The technique could provide...
Article - 23 Oct 2003
Frontier Carbon Corporation, a joint venture between Mitsubishi Chemicals and Mitsubishi Corp intend to be producing commercial quatities of fullerene in early 2002. They will be using patented...
News - 9 Dec 2014
A very tiny red carpet is ready. The paparazzi are gathering as a daring experiment in communicating cell biology comes to the test—who will watch the three “Tell Your Own Cell...
News - 2 Feb 2010
Could humans one day walk on walls, like Spider-Man? A palm-sized device invented at Cornell that uses water surface tension as an adhesive bond just might make it possible.
The rapid adhesion...
News - 23 Nov 2009
You can think of it as origami – very high-tech origami. Researchers at the University of Illinois have developed a technique for fabricating three-dimensional, single-crystalline silicon...
News - 5 May 2009
A group of young inventors from Kindergarten to 12th grade have envisioned a future in which a tiny portable device would help solve the problem of illegal steroids in sports; asphalt roads would...
News - 30 Mar 2009
A tiny microbe can take electricity and directly convert carbon dioxide and water to methane, producing a portable energy source with a potentially neutral carbon footprint, according to a team of...
News - 26 Nov 2008
Science fiction writers have long envisioned sailing a spacecraft by the optical force of the sun's light. But, the forces of sunlight are too weak to fill even the oversized sails that have been...
News - 9 Oct 2008
Ultratech, Inc., a leading supplier of lithography and laser-processing systems used to manufacture semiconductor devices, today announced that it has acquired the rights to a collection of patents...