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Quantum dots have been successfully 3D printed into a contact lens, allowing the lens to project beams of light.
The new polymer $20 now in circulation may look and feel fake, but it's designed to stop counterfeiting.
Biotech startup Suneris has developed a plant-based polymer it says functions like "Lego building blocks for the body," drastically reducing the amount of time it takes to stop a wound from bleeding.
Researchers develop a pill that could be swallowed to deliver drugs directly into our digestive tracts via tiny needles. And that's better how?
Long an obstacle to treating diseases like brain cancer, Parkinson's, and Alzheimer's, the blood-brain barrier might soon be unlocked thanks to a medical physicist in Canada.
Researchers are using the geometry of paper folding to come up with futuristic antennas that can retract and compress.
Will the future bring self-healing car bumpers? Researchers create a type of plastic that can regenerate over cracks and holes.
Researchers at South Korea's KAIST university have developed a flexible thermoelectric generator that can convert body heat to power.
A brand new 3D printer has arrived on the scene with the biggest print bed of any consumer model -- large enough to print small pieces of furniture.
CEO Marco Astorri thinks his startup's plastic, derived from sugar beets, is environmentally better than ordinary plastic. In one form, it can conduct electricity, too, and auto supplier Magna's interest is piqued.