News - 11 Sep 2020
Cortec’s longstanding commitment to environmental responsibility resulted in expanding portfolio of sustainable products. Cortec’s VpCI® devices protect metals by conditioning enclosed...
News - 4 Sep 2020
As anyone who has ever straightened their hair knows, water is the enemy. Hair painstakingly straightened by heat will bounce back into curls the minute it touches water. Why- Because hair has shape...
News - 28 Jul 2020
An Army-funded project developed a self-healing material patterned after squid ring teeth protein.
The biodegradable biosynthetic polymer could be used to repair materials that are under continual...
News - 21 Jul 2020
Q.E.D. Environmental Systems, Inc., a leading manufacturer of innovative environmental products and subsidiary of Graco Inc., highlights that its MicroPurge® MP25 Purge Stabilization Flow Cell...
News - 15 Jul 2020
Australian researchers and industry partners will collaborate to design and manufacture the world's most precise, compact and cost-effective gyroscope, in a new $AUD8.7 million project.
News - 16 Jun 2020
Many of us have seen informational posters at parks or aquariums specifying how long plastics bags, bottles, and other products last in the environment. They're a good reminder to not litter, but...
News - 8 May 2020
Why did the gecko climb the skyscraper- Because it could; its toes stick to about anything. For a few years, engineers have known the secrets of gecko stickiness and emulated it in strips of rubbery...
News - 27 Apr 2020
Scientists from Queen Mary University of London and the Russian Academy of Sciences have found a limit to how runny a liquid can be.
Viscosity, the measure of how runny a fluid is, is a property...
News - 7 Apr 2020
Researchers at Yokohama National University (YNU) meticulously examined cellulose nanofibers extracted from spent coffee grounds, identifying them as a viable new raw source.
The world generates...
News - 3 Apr 2020
One way to change the properties of a material is to stretch it just a wee bit, so its atoms are farther apart but the bonds between them don't break. This extra distance affects the behavior of...