Nanoscience News

09/16/2019

Water from Desert Air: Nanoscience Highlights

Porous crystal make it possible to pull water from desert air, and other nanoscience advances

09/04/2019

Unstable, But in a Good Way

How Katia Bertoldi investigates unstable structures

07/29/2019

A Quantum Leap in Internet Security

Quantum networks based on what Einstein called “spooky action at a distance” may one day protect the internet from hackers.

07/12/2019

A Connected Future: Nanoscience Highlights

Imagine artificial intelligence helping scientists analyze data, soft robot battery "blood," and an unhackable quantum internet.

06/26/2019

Microbots with Nano-Origami Joints

A new generation of microscale robots promises to wed semiconductors, solar cells, and sensors with complex 3D origami shapes and functions.

04/05/2019

Scientists Discover Hydration is Key to Improving Catalyst Performance for Industrial Use

How neutron scattering helped identify the secret to a metal-organic framework's ability to efficiently convert chemicals.

04/04/2019

Introducing a Kinder, Gentler Way to Blow Holes in Cells

Nanomaterials scientists use inexpensive lab equipment to efficiently infuse large macromolecules into cells.​

04/04/2019

Computer Scientists Create Reprogrammable Molecular Computing System

Computer design meets potions class: A little of vial 1 and a little of vial 2 yield six-bit computations encoded in DNA.​

04/04/2019

Laser Technology Helps Researchers Scrutinize Cancer Cells

Method  developed to better analyze the metabolic activity of cancer cells.

04/03/2019

Evidence for a Human Geomagnetic Sense

Scientists develop a robust experiment that shows human brain waves respond to changes in Earth-strength magnetic fields.​

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