New method turns plastic bags into high-tech materials

Scientists have developed a new method for turning waste plastic bags into a high-tech nanomaterial.

Nanomaterial developed for reducing CO2 emissions

Australian researchers have developed a new nano-material which can help reduce carbon dioxide emissions from coal-fired power stations.

New economical material could jumpstart e-cars, green energy

Los Alamos National Laboratory scientists have designed a new type of nanostructured-carbon-based catalyst that could pave the way for reliable, economical next-generation batteries and alkaline fuel cells.

Nanomaterial offers unmatched purity of water

A new kind of nanomaterial offers unmatched purity of water, thanks to unique filtration properties developed by Australian engineers.

Soon, computer that can rewire itself

Scientists at Northwestern University have developed a new nanomaterial that can “steer” electrical currents.

Nanomaterial that can detect, neutralize explosives

The material changes colour in presence of explosives, alerting emergency responders to the threat.

Nanomaterial used in cancer tests, medicine delivery

Scientists have used nanosensors for the quick detection of cancers through blood tests, with nanomaterial also enabling the release of medicine at targeted organs, said studies released Sunday.

Nanomaterial used in cancer tests, medicine delivery

Scientists have used nanosensors for the quick detection of cancers through blood tests, with nanomaterial also enabling the release of medicine at targeted organs, said studies released Sunday.