Plastics

12.02.14
Project Ara collaborator will give you $12,500 to recycle plastic better
12.02.14

Project Ara collaborator will give you $12,500 to recycle plastic better

Sure, the idea of keeping your phone up-to-date by swapping out parts is nice. But Dave Hakkens di...

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03.28.12
Researchers develop new plastics that 'bleed' and heal like human skin
03.28.12

Researchers develop new plastics that 'bleed' and heal like human skin

It looks like plastics may not be something for the squeamish in the not-too-distant future. Resea...

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04.16.11
Paper alloy takes shape for biodegradable consumer electronics (write your own origami joke)
04.16.11

Paper alloy takes shape for biodegradable consumer electronics (write your own origami joke)

So you're anxiously awaiting your biodegradable car and your biodegradable 3D glasses, waiting for...

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08.17.07
DIY'ers create homemade 3D printer
08.17.07

DIY'ers create homemade 3D printer

Hot on the heels of the candy-object-making printer, an ingenious group of DIY'ers from Russia have...

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