May 11, 2015, 7:17 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Scientists still aren't entirely sure how the spiders make use of the carbon nanotubes, but their webs are the strongest ever recorded.
April 24, 2015, 11:12 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Fleets of these 'artificial bees' could one day pollinate our crops just like real bees do.
April 24, 2015, 8:10 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Researchers have learned how to compensate for imperfections in a honeycomb lattice that could lead to new advances in architecture.
March 22, 2015, 10:25 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Technology could lead to the transformation of clothes, cars, buildings and even billboards.
February 13, 2015, 3:36 a.m. by Bryan Nelson
Photovoltaic cells convert the sun's energy into electricity — but what if solar energy could instead be converted directly into liquid fuel?
September 22, 2014, 7:14 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Lab-created substance composed partly of mussel foot proteins is stickier than the adhesive used by real mussels.
July 30, 2014, 4:45 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Breakthrough technology could make long-distance space travel feasible, clean our air here on Earth, and even combat global warming.
April 5, 2014, 10:10 p.m. by Bryan Nelson
Signals that coordinate the rhythms of our heart and lungs offer inspiration for creating 'unbreakable' security codes.