Silicon is a semiconductor, and makes an excellent transistor in a computer chip.
Month: August 2013
These materials are used in shock absorbers and to make buildings earthquake resistant.
Non-newtonian fluids are like a liquid and solid in one.
This self-sealing material prevents fuel tanks from leaking if they’re shot.
These solar “leaves” can produce more electricity than traditional solar panels.
This fluid becomes more like a solid when a magnetic field is applied.
A car company is reducing petroleum use by using wheat straw in their plastic.