ESA plans to measure ocean plastic data from space
Until now scientists have relied on estimates.
Lego will soon make bricks out of sugarcane bioplastics
Its plant-looking pieces will be made from sustainable materials.
MIT fires a rocket motor made using 3D-printed plastic
It's not as ludicrous as it sounds.
ICYMI: Submersible sticky situations and elongating elastomer electrodes
Plus, a watermelon at 20,000 volts.
Scientists make stretchy electronics using a soup ingredient
Flexible electrodes could pave the way for new brain interfaces and wearables.
Edible milk-based film preserves food better than plastic
It's biodegradeable and 500 times better at keeping air out.
Scientists make a 'true' neural network using brain-like chips
Memristors behave like synapses, so they're a perfect fit.
Mealworms convert Styrofoam waste into usable soil
'There's a possibility of really important research coming out of bizarre places.' Indeed.
ICYMI: Self-healing plastic, Star Wars gear and more
You've got to see the story about a new plastic discovery that was made based on the study of squid. That and more in ICYMI!