Nanotechnology

Biologists Upload Galloping Horse GIF into the DNA of Living Bacteria

Biologists Upload Galloping Horse GIF into the DNA of Living Bacteria

Harvard researchers recently encoded a GIF image into the DNA of a living organism. The research was published on July 12 by Nature. GIF...

IBM Researchers Unveil Groundbreaking 5-Nanometer Chips

IBM Researchers Unveil Groundbreaking 5-Nanometer Chips

Sick of your smartphone losing battery after just half a day? IBM and its partners might have the answer in new 5-nanometer chip processors....

These Light-Actuated Grippers are Inspired by Geckos

These Light-Actuated Grippers are Inspired by Geckos

A small team of researchers from Kiel University in Germany recently developed a material that gets its grip from light. The technology relies on light-actuated grippers...

This Laser Printer Can Produce Vibrant Colors Without Ink

This Laser Printer Can Produce Vibrant Colors Without Ink

Exotic and vibrant colors naturally occur in nature because of pigmentations. But nature is also capable of displaying a whole spectrum of eye-catching colors...

Nanobots Will Be Flowing Through Your Body by 2030

Nanobots Will Be Flowing Through Your Body by 2030

In the next 10 or so years, your blood will probably be streaming with tiny nanorobots there to help keep you from getting sick...

Super Material Graphene Could Be Key in Regenerating Nerve Cells

Super Material Graphene Could Be Key in Regenerating Nerve Cells

A team of researchers used graphene to engineer a way to print helpful nanotechnology that can be used in rehabilitating damaged nerve cells. Currently, one...

Thermoelectric Fabric Uses Your Body Heat to Power IoT Devices

Thermoelectric Fabric Uses Your Body Heat to Power IoT Devices

While many scientists, researchers, and technical companies exhaust their efforts into harnessing clean, natural sources of energy such as solar, wind and tide, a...

Newly Invented Graphene-Based Filter Turns Seawater Into Drinking Water

Newly Invented Graphene-Based Filter Turns Seawater Into Drinking Water

Water is the most important element any life form needs in order to exist. Our planet Earth is composed of around 71 percent water,...

This ‘Super Sponge’ Cleans Mercury from Water in Just Five Seconds

This ‘Super Sponge’ Cleans Mercury from Water in Just Five Seconds

Mercury, despite its natural occurrences, remains one of the biggest threats to marine ecosystems around the world. This heavy metal’s presence has only increased...

This Breathalyzer can Diagnose 17 Different Diseases in an Exhale

This Breathalyzer can Diagnose 17 Different Diseases in an Exhale

A breathalyzer doesn’t just tell you if you’re drunk. It can tell you if you potentially have one of 17 different diseases. Point of...