ICYMI: Computer chips cooled by 'blood,' tiny tank and more
The computer system is modeled on the human brain.
'5D' discs can store data until well after the sun burns out
They're like Superman's memory crystals, but real.
Microscope can scan chemical processes in real-time
MIT researchers created the first video of atomic-sized structures.
Scientists make a transistor from a single molecule
Scientists have built a nano-sized transistor from just one molecule (and a handful of atoms).
Moore's Law in action: making our machines ever more micro
Over the past few decades, engineers have leveraged Moore's Law to the fullest, resulting in power...
Here's how 'flawless' materials break on a nanoscopic scale
Have you ever wondered why a supposedly defect-free material ends up cracking? University of Penns...
Lasers quickly load thousands of cells with nano-sized cargo
Doctors dream of injecting cells with large nanoscopic cargo to treat or study illnesses. The exis...
Here's how a lithium-ion battery degrades over time
Use a gadget with a lithium-ion battery inside and you'll eventually learn that these power packs...
The world's smallest magazine cover is 2,000 times smaller than a grain of salt
No, National Geographic Kids didn't forget to buy colored ink -- that's a blown-up view of the sma...