Physicists have overlooked an obvious place to search for shell-like structures constructed around stars by advanced civilizations to capture their energy.
A simple way to pick up and place diamond nanosheets finally makes it possible to test this wonder material in a wide range of devices, say materials scientists.
Take 20 scandium atoms, 60 carbon atoms, arrange in a volleyball-shape and, voila!
We need crops that can adapt to a less predictable environment.
The quickest way to solve a maze exploits both quantum and classical processes, say physicists who have demonstrated the effect for the first time.
Here's what the president was talking about when he referred to solar liquid fuels in the State of the Union address last night.
Materials scientists have discovered how to make black phosphorus nanosheets in large amounts, heralding a new era of nanoelectronic devices.
The ongoing revolution in image processing has produced yet another way to extract images from a complex environment.
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.