Skip to content Skip to navigation

Materials

Finding solutions in a lotus leaf.

Karin Heineman, ISTV Executive Producer

Direct delivery of medication would target certain medical conditions.

Karin Heineman, ISTV Executive Producer

A new mathematical model could answer puzzling questions about frozen water.

Gabriel Popkin, Contributor

How dry crystals and a little water can eliminate unwanted pests.

Karin Heineman, ISTV Executive Producer

Food and drinks can be made into quantum dots that glow as LEDs.

Marcus Woo, Contributor

An effective treatment for non-invasive breast cancer.

Marsha Lewis, Contributing Producer

Fatty layer covering snakeskin protects animal's underside against scrapes and wear.

Brian Owens, Contributor

Major companies from Hershey to Barilla are exploring the technology.

Devin Powell, Contributor

New form of matter fills in a decades-old gap in theoretical physics.

Michael Greshko, Contributor

Subscribe to Materials