Special tips on gecko hairs can grip and release.
A trick to assemble nanowires on silicon could lead to cheap, tiny sensing devices.
New software has enabled metamaterials to work with a broad band of frequencies.
High-quality, clear graphene films are a leap toward bendable OLED displays.
Researchers have solved one of the fundamental problems in making electronics from nanotubes.
Dense films of carbon nanotubes store large amounts of energy.
Research shows that photonic crystals can change color as quickly as other technologies.
A prototype fuel cell runs on a wide range of fuels without turning up the heat.
Stretchable electronics and the strongest material ever were just two achievements of 2008.
Graphene circuits could lead to high-speed wireless devices and advanced weapons detectors.