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2015-02-18 12:07:24

A team of UK engineers has recently discovered that rock-scraping limpet teeth are actually made from the strongest natural material ever tested, according to their report in the journal Interface.

2014-07-30 12:24:30

LONDON, July 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:

2014-03-12 12:32:23

PARIS, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Owens Corning (NYSE:OC), a leading global producer of glass fiber reinforcements and engineered materials for composite systems, today announced 9703 wet

New Material Created At Rice University With Graphene Oxide Flakes
2013-07-08 11:37:26

Large flakes of graphene oxide are the essential ingredient in a new recipe for robust carbon fiber created at Rice University.

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2011-08-18 10:08:50

Strength of spider dragline silk exceeds that of any material produced in laboratories, by far.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.