New publications, experiments and breakthroughs in materials--and what they mean.
New metals will keep engines and turbines dry and ice-free.
Carbon-nanotube adhesive outperforms gecko feet and could aid climbing robots.
Three chemists are honored for discovering and developing a glowing jellyfish protein.
Thin but efficient solar cells use one-tenth the silicon of conventional cells.
Neural implants could benefit from coated electrodes.
Researchers find a new way to precisely target cancer drugs.
A novel design could boost energy storage.
Plastic Logic will make flexible polymer displays and launch its product in January.
A new material could cheaply convert sunlight into hydrogen.