In 2014, advanced materials let humans scale glass walls and helped clear the way for cheap, clean energy.
Startup Seeo has developed batteries that store far more energy than conventional ones, which could extend the range of electric cars.
In March, the world’s first electrostatically driven graphene speaker matched or outperformed commercially available earphones.
Honey, I shrunk the Christmas tree ... thankfully Swedish scientists have found a neat way to illuminate it with a laser pulse.
An inside look at Corning’s labs suggests what’s next for the inventor of Gorilla Glass.
Equipment for making microchips has led to solar cells that are twice as efficient as conventional ones.
If you're searching for the perfect present for the physicist who has everything, how about a Lego kit for measuring one of the universe's fundamental constants?
South Korean and U.S. researchers have developed a stretchable material that senses touch, pressure, and moisture, and could be used to give artificial limbs feeling.
Stretchy, conductive films made of novel nanobuds could bring touch sensors to more surfaces.
Diamonds are a physicist's best friend--when it comes to measuring the tiniest magnetic fields.