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nanotech

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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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Poetic nanotech poster eats air pollution

An experimental poster created with an air-purifying nanotech formula is currently scrubbing pollutants out of the atmosphere in England.

By May 15, 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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IBM's super-quiet nanotech research rooms (pictures)

At Big Blue's Zurich research lab, a nanotechnology center uses rooms that keep out vibrations, audio and radio noise, and magnetic fields so atomic-scale structures can be studied. Here's a look at the rooms.

8 Images By October 18, 2013

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Nanotech 'sober pill' could one day de-drunk you

Newly developed nanocapsules could one day deliver alcohol-digesting enzymes into a person's system to quickly lower blood alcohol content.

By February 19, 2013

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Go ahead and spill on this nanotech menswear

Indochino's new line of menswear comes with a protective coating that supposedly repels liquids and stains and helps keep you smelling good.

By January 19, 2013

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Nanotech device could step in for dogs to sniff out explosives

Scientists say their tech is inspired by the canine olfactory mucus layer, which absorbs and then concentrates airborne molecules.

By November 20, 2012

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Viagra patch gets lift from nanotech

Nanotech fosters another big medical breakthrough: a Viagra patch. The high-tech drug delivery system promises faster acting, longer-lasting doses.

By July 29, 2011

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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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New nanotech group eyes industry-ready systems

Caltech is teaming up with France's CEA-Leti to launch initiative designed to more quickly bring nanotechnology innovations to the marketplace.

By October 15, 2010