Innovation

Burning Rubber with Rubber: Turning Old Tires Into Useful Roadway Material

Burning Rubber with Rubber: Turning Old Tires Into Useful Roadway Material

April 23, 2014 | Source: www.nsf.gov

Researcher are experimenting with “crumb” rubber and other components to improve the rubberized road materials that a number of states already are using to enhance aging asphalt.

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| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
Unilever Introduces Breakthrough Packaging Technology That Uses 15% less Plastic

Unilever Introduces Breakthrough Packaging Technology That Uses 15% less Plastic

April 23, 2014 | Source: www.csrwire.com

In a major breakthrough for the packaging industry, Unilever has unleashed a newly developed packaging technology that uses 15% less plastic than current existing processes.

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| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Revolution of the Thinnest: New Age Electronics, Imaging Devices, User Interfaces Go on a Diet

The Revolution of the Thinnest: New Age Electronics, Imaging Devices, User Interfaces Go on a Diet

April 23, 2014 | Source: gigaom.com

Welcome to the bling-slim-thin era of electronics! Thin is in, as in always, but recent breakthroughs in printed and flexible electronics are heralding a whole new age of gadgets, imaging devices and user interfaces.

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| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
The Berkeley Lab’s Take on the Bionic Leaf to Pave Way for Advanced Solar Energy Storage Solutions

The Berkeley Lab’s Take on the Bionic Leaf to Pave Way for Advanced Solar Energy Storage Solutions

April 23, 2014 | Source: cleantechnica.com

Researchers from the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory are developing a new bionic leaf that can convert energy from sunlight into an energy-dense fuel, imitating the photosynthetic process of plants.

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| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments
New Class of Materials Provide Versatile Platform for Engineering Minute Nanostructures

New Class of Materials Provide Versatile Platform for Engineering Minute Nanostructures

April 23, 2014 | Source: www.bnl.gov

Some of the most interesting and fascinating electronic devices that will someday be available to consumers, will be the result of advanced materials designed by scientists.

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| April 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

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