Chemists could soon turn to a standardized set of instructions on how to program molecular interaction in a test tube or cell.
Qmonos is a tough, lightweight artificial spider silk with mass production applications, including everything from car parts to artificial blood vessels.
Debate has surfaced regarding if and when Apple will outfit its new iPhone with the uber-hard substance. JP Morgan's Rod Hall, for one, doesn't see it in the immediate cards.
These Cretaceous kicks will make feet fancy for the coolest kid in town.
In a world where every human alive is desperately addicted to caffeine, you must discover what became of the crew of an extraterrestrial mining ship.
Researchers have created an elastic material bristling with microscopic strands of nickel that can direct the flow of liquids and light.
Here's a rare chance to own everything from an Enigma machine to a life-size alien statue when Christie's Out of the Ordinary auction kicks off.
Low production yields of the tough but pricey material means it won't surface on the next iPhone in time for a September launch, Trendforce analysts conclude.
David H.'s "Skin, Grass, and Sky; Or How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love My Cassette Deck" is the winning entry from the recent Audiophiliac reader contest.
Open sesame! A man invented a way to conceal a swimming pool under his backyard. Wait until you see how it reveals itself.