Nanostructures

05.31.13
Scientists capture images of molecules forming atomic bonds
05.31.13

Scientists capture images of molecules forming atomic bonds

For most of us, molecular bonding only really exists as a classroom concept. Some scientists at La...

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08.07.12
Georgia Tech models swimming, cargo-carrying nanobots
08.07.12

Georgia Tech models swimming, cargo-carrying nanobots

The nanobot war is escalating. Not content to let Penn State's nanospiders win the day, Georgia Te...

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02.15.12
GE turns butterfly-inspired tech into cheap, accurate thermal sensors (video)
02.15.12

GE turns butterfly-inspired tech into cheap, accurate thermal sensors (video)

When last we heard from GE and its Morpho-butterfly inspired sensors, all the talk was about detect...

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01.19.11
Nanoscale ropes braid themselves, tiny sailors still needed to tie tiny knots
01.19.11

Nanoscale ropes braid themselves, tiny sailors still needed to tie tiny knots

While perhaps not being quite as useful as towels, ropes are might handy things to have. With them...

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03.19.10
3D invisibility cloak fashioned out of metamaterials
03.19.10

3D invisibility cloak fashioned out of metamaterials

Those HDTV manufacturers did tell us that 3D was going to be everywhere this year, didn't they? Kee...

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