Graphene

01.18.15
Deep-fried graphene may be the key to long-lasting batteries
01.18.15

Deep-fried graphene may be the key to long-lasting batteries

The deep frying process isn't just useful for livening up your food -- it might also be the ticket...

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11.28.14
Graphene stronger than kevlar when blasted with Mach 9 microbullets
11.28.14

Graphene stronger than kevlar when blasted with Mach 9 microbullets

Here's another new use for graphene (that will probably never happen): stopping bullets. Universit...

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10.27.14
Graphene circuits double as high-tech temporary tattoos
10.27.14

Graphene circuits double as high-tech temporary tattoos

Someday, you might be able to stick a temporary tattoo on your skin that's wired to light up or ac...

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10.21.14
Atom-scale brain sensors will show exactly how your mind works
10.21.14

Atom-scale brain sensors will show exactly how your mind works

Neural activity maps frequently present an incomplete picture of how a brain works; you can measur...

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09.08.14
Super-speedy light detector gives x-ray machines a run for their money
09.08.14

Super-speedy light detector gives x-ray machines a run for their money

It's very tough to find light beyond certain frequencies. If you want to see elusive terahertz wav...

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08.13.14
Scientists turn to hemp for cheap, fast-charging batteries
08.13.14

Scientists turn to hemp for cheap, fast-charging batteries

Forget lab-made materials like graphene -- natural, old-fashioned hemp may be the ticket to our en...

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06.10.14
If graphene is the next big thing, is Apple already way behind?
06.10.14

If graphene is the next big thing, is Apple already way behind?

For massive companies like Apple and Samsung, continued success often depends on pioneering new te...

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06.03.14
Move aside graphene, there's a new wonder-material on its way
06.03.14

Move aside graphene, there's a new wonder-material on its way

Everyone talks about graphene as if it'll solve all of the world's problems, forgetting that it's...

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04.30.14
Graphene: miracle material and potentially potent pollutant
04.30.14

Graphene: miracle material and potentially potent pollutant

While the rest of the world has been harping on about how strong, conductive, light-sensitive and...

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