Nanoparticles

01.18.16
Light-triggered nanoparticles kill drug-resistant bacteria
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Light-triggered nanoparticles kill drug-resistant bacteria

The threat of 'superbugs' may be cured by something very, very small.

By J. Fingas,   01.18.16
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01.01.16
Nanoparticle-enhanced metals could radically change cars
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Nanoparticle-enhanced metals could radically change cars

UCLA scientists created a metal with 'record breaking' strength and stiffness-to-weight.

By Autoblog,   01.01.16
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12.14.15
Nanoparticle-based windows could switch colors on demand
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Nanoparticle-based windows could switch colors on demand

The same materials inside stained glass windows could lead to color-changing windows.

By J. Fingas,   12.14.15
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10.31.15
Medicine-covered nanoparticles could help stroke victims
10.31.15

Medicine-covered nanoparticles could help stroke victims

Scientists combined existing blood clot busting techniques with tiny nanoparticles to help stroke victims

By R. Lawler,   10.31.15
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09.25.15
This tiny nanoscale wrench can tinker with molecules
09.25.15

This tiny nanoscale wrench can tinker with molecules

Utilizing molecular chirality has lead to the development of the cutest wrench you'll (never) see.

By C. Klimovski,   09.25.15
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08.10.15
Nano-sized 'yolks' should lead to longer-lasting batteries
08.10.15

Nano-sized 'yolks' should lead to longer-lasting batteries

Eggs might just inspire a breakthrough in battery longevity.

By J. Fingas,   08.10.15
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03.18.15
Light therapy now treats even the deepest cancer
03.18.15

Light therapy now treats even the deepest cancer

Light therapy is a safe, easy way to kill cancer and treat other diseases, but it's normally limit...

By J. Fingas,   03.18.15
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02.02.15
Scientists make a Mobius strip of laser light
02.02.15

Scientists make a Mobius strip of laser light

Unless you count incidents in Star Trek episodes, Möbius strips don't really occur in nature...

By J. Fingas,   02.02.15
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12.16.14
Scientists dream up a credit card that no one can forge
12.16.14

Scientists dream up a credit card that no one can forge

One downside of bank cards is that, with the right equipment and know-how, they're pretty easy to...

By D. Cooper,   12.16.14
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