Scientists test materials to withstand Mars’ surface and space.
Jason Socrates Bardi, Editor
A pressure sensor printed directly on a hand is a step toward new biomedical devices, "on the fly" wearable technology, and more.
Marcus Woo, Contributor
Researchers have built a passive, solar-powered device that can harvest water straight out of the air.
Catherine Meyers, Editor
Research finds that introducing crack-resisting structures makes steel tougher against fatigue.
Charles Q. Choi, Contributor
Researchers are turning leftover grape skins from winemaking into novel, 3-D-printed objects.
Catherine Meyers, Staff Writer
At a bladesmithing competition, participants from 26 international universities show off their creations.
Ramin Skibba, Contributor
Newly discovered spinning mechanism could inspire new materials.
A special coating might one day repair ragged clothes with a little pressure, heat and water.
Karin Heineman, Executive Producer
Material could form the backbone of foldable robots and moldable casts for broken bones.
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