A new trailer for the HBO and BBC co-production has sailed ashore just in time for the ending of other fantasy epic Game of Thrones.
The energy company’s CTO and head of special projects are listed as executive officers of Redwood Materials, a “recycling, remanufacturing and reuse” company.
Enlarge / In the future, parts from old iPhones could be used to build new ones. (credit: Andrew Cunningham) Today Apple released its Environmental Responsibility Report (PDF) for the 2016 fiscal year, detailing the progress of the company’s environmental initiatives and laying out some of its goals for the future. Apple remains committed to reducing its […]
The film will be used for rollable and expandable smartphone screens Researchers have created a new flexible nanomaterial film that boasts a “world record” combination of transparency and electrical conductivity, making it an ideal candidate for roll-up touchscreens.…
Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory, or CSAIL, this week presented a new MultiFab printer at SIGGRAPH, an annual computer graphics conference. For all of the promise 3D printing has offered, additive manufacturing techniques generally have been limited to one material at a time — until now. The […]
MIT engineers have built a 3D printer that can print in 10 different materials at once, streamlining the manufacturing process.
In 2008, Louisiana passed the first “academic freedom” laws meant to protect teachers from discipline should they introduce unscientific ideas when teaching topics like evolution and climate change. At the time, Zack Kopplin was a student in Louisiana public schools; he’s been campaigning to have the law, called the Louisiana Science Education Act, repealed ever […]
Have you ever wondered why a supposedly defect-free material ends up cracking? Penn State researchers have an answer. They’ve studied supposedly flawless materials (in this case, palladium nanowires) to see how they break on a nanoscopic level. As it…
The Corvette has many identities. It has long been America’s homegrown sports car. And over the decades, Corvettes have variously been boulevard cruisers, track-focused animals, even mid-life crisis mobiles. But perhaps most often, these vehicles are highway eye candy, the envy of many thrill seekers. Corvette has not reached its current status on gear appeal alone, however. The unseen ingredient […]