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