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Materials Engineering

Could This 'Smart Glass' Mean No More Curtains?

LiveScience | Jesse Emspak | Posted 08.17.2013 | Science

Big windows provide light, and a view, but they don't always do much for energy efficiency or privacy. The glass transmits heat to the outside in wint...

World's Lightest Material Created By Scientists Overseas

The Huffington Post | Posted 04.05.2013 | Science

Chinese scientists have created the world’s lightest substance -- a material so insubstantial it can perch on the petals of a delicate flower withou...

WATCH: This Is What Atoms Look Like In 3D

The Huffington Post | Macrina Cooper-White | Posted 03.29.2013 | Science

Ever wanted to know what atoms look like in 3D? Now's your chance, in a new video showing a platinum nanoparticle under extreme magnification. The ...