Nanotech

11.19.14
Nanotech has a future in monitoring tumors and diagnosing illness
11.19.14

Nanotech has a future in monitoring tumors and diagnosing illness

A team of MIT researchers have developed nanoparticle sensors that could eventually be used to mon...

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09.20.12
Lazaridis-backed Quantum-Nano Centre opens tomorrow, aims to be a new Bell Labs
09.20.12

Lazaridis-backed Quantum-Nano Centre opens tomorrow, aims to be a new Bell Labs

Mike Lazaridis may now have a considerably smaller role at RIM, but he's isn't exactly receding fr...

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08.13.12
'Stained glass' nanotechnology capable of printing up to 100,000 dpi
08.13.12

'Stained glass' nanotechnology capable of printing up to 100,000 dpi

Researchers in Singapore have managed to create high-resolution color images several times sharper...

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06.27.12
UCLA researchers develop nanoscale microwave oscillators, promise better and cheaper mobile devices
06.27.12

UCLA researchers develop nanoscale microwave oscillators, promise better and cheaper mobile devices

At a size of just 100 nanometers, it may not be much to look at, but a new type of microwave oscil...

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05.22.12
Researchers power microbots made of bubbles with lasers
05.22.12

Researchers power microbots made of bubbles with lasers

They may not be "robots" as most have come to expect, but these so-called microrobots developed by...

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01.30.12
Nanotech-enhanced 'smart paint' promises to detect structural damage
01.30.12

Nanotech-enhanced 'smart paint' promises to detect structural damage

We've seen scientists explore a number of ways to make paint "smarter" over the years, and now a t...

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12.13.11
Researchers claim to have developed 'smallest conceivable switch'
12.13.11

Researchers claim to have developed 'smallest conceivable switch'

A team of researchers at the Technische Universitaet Muenchen (or TUM) led by Dr. Willi Auwaert...

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12.08.11
High school senior kills cancer with nanotech, still can't legally drink
12.08.11

High school senior kills cancer with nanotech, still can't legally drink

Ever ask yourself, "What am I doing with my life?" No? Well, a little existential crisis is in orde...

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10.17.11
Salt enables six times the storage capacity for snail-unfriendly hard drives
10.17.11

Salt enables six times the storage capacity for snail-unfriendly hard drives

Salt: sure, you might use it to cure meats for your latest solar-powered circumnavigation. But hold...

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