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Can graphene transform an apple into a doughnut? - Futurity

Physicists have used a double layer of graphene to show it may be possible to transform the topography of an object.

Graphene

Graphene 3D Lab Inc. to Present 3D Printed Graphene Battery

Oct 22, 2014 (ACCESSWIRE via COMTEX) -- TORONTO / ACCESSWIRE / Oct. 22, 2014 / Graphene 3D Lab Inc. (GGG)(otcqb:GPHBF) ("Graphene 3D") CEO, Daniel …

Material Question

Graphene may be the most remarkable substance ever discovered. But what’s it for?<p>Until Andre Geim, a physics professor at the University of Manchester, discovered an unusual new material called graphene, he was best known for an experiment in which he used electromagnets to levitate a frog. Geim, …

Graphene breakthrough could make it possible to fuel your car with air

Graphene membranes could be used to 'sieve' hydrogen gas from the atmosphere to then generate electricity, say Nobel Prize-winning researchers.<p>The …

Researchers 3 Years Away from Commercializing Pure Graphene 3D Printers

Seol Seung-kwon<p>As we’ve mentioned so many times in past articles, the convergence of additive manufacturing and the ‘miracle material’ graphene could …

Super strong graphene could revolutionize batteries by extracting hydrogen from thin air

Graphene, the first two-dimensional crystal known to man, could be the key to stronger, longer lasting batteries. Similar in atomic structure to the …

Clean Energy

How graphene, a nearly magic material, could revolutionize automobiles

Carbon is the basis of life as we know it. It’s been there from the very beginning, churning and boiling in the nuclei of giant stars, before …

At super high temps, 'white graphene' stops rust - Futurity

Atomically thin sheets of hexagonal boron nitride (h-BN) have the handy benefit of protecting what’s …

9 Incredible Uses for Graphene

Graphene is amazing. Or at least, it could be. Made from a layer of carbon one-atom thick, it's the strongest material in the world, it's completely …

Graphene ribbons improve lithium ion batteries - Futurity

RICE (US) — Anodes for lithium ion batteries built with ribbons of graphene perform better, …

RebelMouse vs. WordPress VIP

After building the product for Huffington Post, and owning the product and engineering groups at AOL after we were acquired, it was clear to me there …

Samsung Graphene Breakthrough Makes Flexible Electronics Future Look Bright

Flexible displays are something that we have explored in the past, and companies too, are making the necessary arrangements in order to deliver a new …

Why is Samsung's breakthrough in graphene research so promising for next generation electronics?

Allianz<p>Samsung has announced some great news, they’ve made a breakthrough in graphene manufacturing. Graphene is that magical carbon substance that is destined to provide the world with next generation efficiency and flexibility for electronic components, such as flexible displays and wearable …

Nanotech

'Miracle material' graphene one step closer to commercial use

No one ever expected the humble pencil to kickstart a revolution. But, by peeling apart pencil graphite into atom-thick layers using regular adhesive tape, two Russian-born scientists, Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov, earned a Nobel Prize in 2010. With it, they sparked the beginnings of a …

Graphene Paint Could Save Calatrava's Crumbling Valencia Opera House

The past few years have been tough for architect Santiago Calatrava, as several of his buildings have demonstrated serious problems after their …

New Supermaterial Carbyne is the World's Strongest Material, Beats Out Graphene and Diamond

<i>Carbyne could be stronger that Graphene (pictured above). (cc) AlexanderAlUS/CORE Materials</i><p>A new research paper published on Arxiv describes in …

New Graphene Super Paper is 10x Stronger Than Steel

The University of Technology in Sydney recently unveiled a new type of graphene nano paper that is ten times stronger than a sheet of steel. Composed …

Engineering

Growing graphene on silver could improve solar cells

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Graphene is an amazing material, but it has its flaws. Electricity can run through it at super-fast speeds, but graphene in …

Extraordinary Gorilla Photography

I've never looked properly to a gorilla. I've always known that these are some powerful, gorgeous primates, but I would never guess that they are …

Photography

Could Cooked Meat Hold A Risk Factor For Dementia And Diabetes?

If the results hold up, they could point the way toward new treatments.<p>Cooking meat may be a risk factor for dementia and diabetes, according to new research. When meat is heated, it can produce advanced glycation end products (AGEs), which form when protein or fat reacts with sugar. The research …

Dementia

Scientists Make Largest Quark, Solving A 20-Year Mystery

Researchers have found the "final" predicted way of making top quarks, the largest subatomic particle.<p>Top quarks are the heaviest of subatomic particles, and are prime components of all matter--everything from mayonnaise to your big toe. But while they are in virtually everything, they are …

Physics

101 Cycling Tips to Completely Transform Your Bike Life

Ride better, get stronger, be happier, go faster, look nicer, stay safer, get fitter, smile wider, and lots more<p>Want to be a better cyclist? Just ride. Every time you turn the pedals, you naturally improve a little. Of course, one well-placed tip, trick, or nugget of wisdom can help you achieve …

24 Places Google Maps Won't Let You See (PICTURES)

These days it feels like everywhere is covered by Google Maps -- from our biggest cities to the surface of Mars.<p>Not quite.<p>In fact there are still …

What next for WhatsApp?

Facebook's $19bn (£12bn) purchase of instant messaging app WhatsApp has many of its users wondering about the app's future. BBC technology reporters <b>Carolyn Rice</b> and <b>Dave Lee</b> took to the service to discuss what might be on the horizon.

A computer made a math proof the size of Wikipedia, and humans can't check it

If you thought the mathematical proofs you did in high school were long, you haven't seen the newest one out of the University of Liverpool — computer scientists Alexei Lisitsa and Boris Konev came up with a math proof that takes up a huge 13-gigabyte file, greater than all of Wikipedia's pages …

Your Next Cooking Oil Could Come From Hemp

A new strain of hemp produces oil with all the qualities needed for fine frying.<p>Agricultural hemp produces strong and decay-resistant fibers, a versatile oil, and requires little in the way of herbicides, since it outcompetes weeds. Hemp oil isn't widely used for cooking, though, partially because …

Nutrition

Nuclear Fusion Just Got a Little Closer to Becoming a Reality

When physicists first split the atom in 1938, in the process known as nuclear fission, the feat led very quickly to the bombs that destroyed …

Graphene-based nano-antennas may enable cooperating smart dust swarms

Smart dust. Utility fog. Programmable matter. Grey and blue goo. Cooperating swarms of micron-sized devices (motes) offer completely new solutions …

Nanotech