Tagged With Materials Science

Elon Musk is building a spaceship that's so ambitious that some experts are calling it 'science fiction.' Here's what SpaceX and its engineers are up against.


Mars destroys tires -- so NASA reinvented the wheel by giving it a memory


A Stanford engineer is making stretchable, flexible skin that's straight out of Westworld



Earth entered a new epoch on July 16, 1945 -- and humans have left behind more than 200 new minerals to prove it


A strange physical phenomenon is helping scientists predict where massive earthquakes will strike


5 high-paying jobs for people who don't like stress



Scientists just figured out the secret to making splash-proof coatings


This new synthetic fabric could keep you cooler than any other material


This high-tech material is so black it makes other black objects look grey


Scientists have made wooden windows that are see-through


This is the darkest colour in existence -- it's so dark it can make objects disappear


This supermaterial can fold itself into different shapes and walk around on its own



This concrete absorbs 880 gallons of water a minute -- here's how it works


This cloud-like, futuristic material has been sneaking its way into your life since 1931


The sun is one of the few things that could melt this newly-discovered super material


This company can print new bones if yours break