Graphene-Fed Silkworms Produce a Super-Strong Silk That Conducts Electricity

Easily produced conductive silk could be on the way.

October 10, 2016

For First Time Ever, Carbon Nanotube Transistors Have Outperformed Silicon

It has begun.

September 6, 2016

Jackpot! NASA Just Released 56 Patented Technologies Into the Public Domain

Aerogel, life-support systems, better rockets...and it's all free.

May 11, 2016

Gene Editing Made Easier, Thanks to Carbon Nanotubes

The limitations of current gene editing tech may be overcome.

April 11, 2016

Thanks to NASA, We Can Now Use Plasma to Print Nanoelectronics

Welcome to the dawning of the age of printable nanomaterials.

March 24, 2016

Scientists Create Carbon Nanotube Film Stronger, Stretchier Than Kevlar

Scientists have made a film from carbon nanotubes that has properties stronger and stretchier than that of kevlar or carbon fiber.

February 8, 2016

Scientists Create Most Expensive Material on Earth, Costs $4.2 Billion per Ounce

Priced at £100m per gram, the most expensive material on Earth is made up of "endohedral fullerenes," a cage of carbon atoms containing nitrogen atoms. It could help us make atomic clocks and accurate autonomous cars.

December 12, 2015