Novel Material Could Make Plastic Manufacturing More Energy-Efficient

Credit: N. Hanacek/ NIST. An ingenious filtering material might quickly minimize the ecological expense of manufacturing plastic. Created by a group consisting of researchers at the National Institute of... Read more »

Ultra-Strong Material Is Produced from a Nineteenth-Century Idea

. . . . In 1880, German mathematician Karl Hermann Amandus Schwarz (1843-1921) envisaged a kind of structure with complicated geometry where the surface areas are very little and... Read more »