Next time you put on your favorite outfit to go to school or to work, you might want to consider more than how great those clothes make you look, but also how they may make you think! If you've ever worn a costume for a play and actually felt like a different person, have you wondered why?
Some scientists who study the human brain are asking the same kinds of questions. One recent experiment tes...
When confronted with limitations in existing technology, some scientists look deep within themselves for innovative solutions. Researchers have discovered a way to use human proteins found in milk, blood, and mucous to "grow" electronic circuits that are smaller, more flexible and biodegradable!
Currently, the components of your computers and phones rely on wafers of silicon that don't bend and are prone to...
While scientific discoveries can be exciting, big news about quantum physics or the expanding universe can seem light years away from our daily lives. That's why it's especially exciting to hear about creative inventions that have the potential to transform the way we do everyday things.
Researchers using carbon nanotubes—molecules of carbon cleverly arranged into cylinders just a...
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