May 17th, 2017 | by April Gocha, PhD
Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have devised a technique called Electrick that uses electric field tomography to turn virtually any surface—including toys, guitars, entire walls, tables, steering wheels, and even Jello—into an interactive touchpad.
October 12th, 2016 | by April Gocha, PhD
Televisions have drastically evolved since their cathode ray tube beginnings, and they are still going places—and if Panasonic is any prognosticator, the TVs of the future will be nearly invisible in our homes.
March 23rd, 2016 | by April Gocha, PhD
CoorsTek just announced this week that it is investing $120 million to build an advanced materials R&D facility in its headquarters city of Golden, Colo.
August 4th, 2015 | by April Gocha, PhD
Future of materials science, bomb-proof luggage lining, and other materials stories that may be of interest for August 4, 2015.
April 24th, 2015 | by April Gocha, PhD
According to a GM press release, Chevrolet's new FNR concept car “boasts a futuristic capsule design”—which may be the biggest understatement we’ve ever heard.