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hydrophobic

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LiquidOff: Nontoxic, nonhazy hydrophobic fabric spray

NeverWet may soon be facing some hydrophobic competition in the form of LiquidOff, an eco-minded fabric spray made to repel water without leaving a haze behind.

By June 18, 2014

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Hydrophobic nanotech swim trunks defy water, stains

Soggy swimsuits may be history if these trunks get a Kickstart. Their nanotech secret sauce is supposed to never wash out.

By May 23, 2014

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Cadillac camera mirror sees through your car

Cadillac announces today that its new CT6 model, due out next year, will incorporate a virtual rearview mirror, increasing rear visibility by 300 percent.

By December 18, 2014

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Scientists create 'world's darkest material': Vantablack

The Dark Side has some catching up to do. A new nanotech material claims the crown for being the darkest material ever created.

By July 14, 2014

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Crave Ep. 163: Smell ya later, smartphone messages

A new device lets you send scented mobile messages, which could end up being a really good or not-so-good thing.

By June 20, 2014

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Nissan tries on dirt-resistant paint

Nissan tested out a new water-repelling paint that could mean the end of car washes.

By April 25, 2014

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Waterproof your mobile with P2i nanotechnology

P2i show off their waterproofing nanotechnology at Mobile World Congress.

By February 23, 2014

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Want a better way to waterproof a phone? Try nanocoating

Behind the scenes, a company called P2i has developed a new method for making phones and tablets impervious to H2O.

By February 23, 2014

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Laugh at spills and sweat with this Silic stain-proof nanotech T-shirt

Silic is a concept T-shirt that promises to stay dry and repel water-based stains. It's raking in the funds on Kickstarter.

By December 18, 2013

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Science, art collide in amazing psychedelic photos

Swiss photographer Fabian Oefner captures the beauty of basic scientific principles, using sound waves, ferro fluid, and magnets to create art.

By October 5, 2013