May 3, 2012, 1 Comment

The most transparent, lightweight and flexible material ever for conducting electricity has been invented by a team from the University of Exeter. Called GraphExeter, the material could revolutionise the creation […]


Gold Nanoparticles boost Solar Efficiency

August 24, 2011, No comments

In the world of solar energy, organic photovoltaic solar cells have a wide range of potential applications, but they are still considered an upstart. ...


Exotic Quantum Crystal Discovered

August 11, 2011, No comments

Nature knows two opposite types of solids: one that emerges upon compression from a liquid and a second that appears if the pressure on a liquid is re ...


Steel Recycling on an Olympic Scale!

June 14, 2011, 1 Comment

The London 2012 Basketball Arena has become the fourth Olympic Park venue completed, more than a year ahead of the Games and is one of the quickest ve ...

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    New Molykote Coatings Improve Fuel Efficiency
    May 30, 2011, No comments

    Dow Corning Corporation, a global leader in silicone and silicon-based technology and innovation, can help vehicle manufacturers meet increased fuel-efficiency ratings with proven Molykote® brand Anti-Friction Coatings. These Smart Lubr ...

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    Solar-Thermal Flat-Panels that Generate Electricity
    May 2, 2011, 2 Comments

    High-performance nanotech materials arrayed on a flat panel platform demonstrated seven to eight times higher efficiency than previous solar thermoelectric generators, opening up solar-thermal electric power conversion to a broad […]

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    A New Spin on Wonder Material Graphene
    April 17, 2011, No comments

    University of Manchester scientists have found a way to make wonder material graphene magnetic, opening up a new range of opportunities for the world’s thinnest material in the area of […]