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2011-04-21 12:53:58

Discovery of self-corrective healing process for polymer detailed this week in the journal Nature.

2011-04-20 21:35:00

Researchers at Rice University and Texas A&M have discovered a way to pattern active proteins into bio-friendly fibers.

2011-04-20 21:33:06

Imagine you're driving your own new car--or a rental car--and you need to park in a commercial garage.

2011-04-20 21:30:49

Your 6-year-old found a nail in the garage and drew pictures across the side of your new car.

2011-04-06 23:28:38

Although its name may make many people think of flowers, the element germanium is part of a frequently studied group of elements, called IVa, which could have applications for next-generation computer architecture as well as implications for fundamental condensed matter physics.

2011-04-04 23:22:20

Materials scientists at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) and SiEnergy Systems LLC have demonstrated the first macro-scale thin-film solid-oxide fuel cell (SOFC).

2011-03-15 09:00:00

LANCASTER, Pa., March 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Thermacore (www.thermacore.com), a leading provider of advanced thermal solutions, introduces a new line of cold plates that meet the most recent VME64x/VPX standards and supports commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) packaging formats.

2011-03-14 14:06:05

Since the 1970s, hydrogen has been touted as a promising alternative to fossil fuels due to its clean combustion —unlike hydrocarbon-based fuels, which spew greenhouse gases and harmful pollutants, hydrogen's only combustion by-product is water.

2011-03-11 14:28:32

The development of a new measurement technology under a research project funded by the Air Force Office of Scientific Research and the National Science Foundation is probing the structure of composite and biological materials.


Word of the Day
chickabiddy
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.
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