Are These Glowing Green Nanoparticles The Key To Ending Aging? SpaceX Dragon Capsule Delivers New Experiment To ISS

The European Space Agency wants to harness nanoparticles to reverse human aging. The Nano Antioxidants Experiment will study how a...

Scarlett James
Wednesday, 08 May 2019 - 1:36PM

Scientists Use Nanotechnology to Give Mice Infrared Sight: Human Super-Vision Could Be Next

In the 2000 science fiction film Pitch Black, an escaped prisoner who's received prison surgery that enables him to see in the dark...

K.S. Anthony
Thursday, 28 February 2019 - 1:54PM

New 'Metasurface' Technology Can Turn Light Upside-Down

The idea of "reshaping light" can be a difficult one to wrap your head around, but when perfected, it can allow for smaller...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 25 February 2018 - 4:13PM

Ultra-Thin Graphene Can Become Bulletproof and Harder Than Diamonds

Researchers in New York have found that two layers of graphene can become harder than diamonds on impact: bullet-proof.

Chris Mahon
Friday, 22 December 2017 - 10:53AM

Scientists Create Nanotubes that Assemble Themselves

Nanotubes are an essential part of the future of technology, as they have been proposed for use in everything from improving...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 31 March 2016 - 5:00PM

Planetary Society Co-Founder Says Humans Will Settle Mars, But That Will Be the Last Stop for Space Exploration

The Mission to Mars is at the forefront of everyone's minds in terms of human spaceflight and space colonization, but since we're...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 13 November 2015 - 1:15PM

Nanobots Could be the Future of the Medical Industry

From beating cancer to delivering information right to your brain, Nanobots are going to change humanity forever.

Alexandra Grunberg
Monday, 01 June 2015 - 3:57PM

The Most Amazing Images from the National Science Photography Competition

The votes are in, and the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) is ready to announce the winners of their...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 16 March 2015 - 2:08PM

Chameleons Modify Nanocrystals Under Their Skin to Change Color

One of nature's most spectacular mysteries has finally been solved, as scientists have determined the mechanism by which chameleons...

Janey Tracey
Tuesday, 10 March 2015 - 4:20PM

New Nanotechnology Technique Successfully Treats Deadly Brain Cancer in Rats

Brain tumors, or gliomas, are one of the most difficult cancers to treat. Chemotherapy and radiation treatments are often ineffective...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 04 February 2015 - 1:44PM

Cancer-Fighting Search and Destroy Nanobots Close to a Reality

Replicato technology may be used to treat one of the most deadly diseases known to man. Research from the University of California...

Janey Tracey
Wednesday, 27 August 2014 - 11:09AM

Gold Nanotechnology Could Lead The Fight Against Ebola

With more than 1,700 cases reported across the world, the current outbreak of the Ebola virus is the worst in decades. There is...

Kieran Dickson
Tuesday, 12 August 2014 - 5:23PM

The FDA is Reluctant to Regulate Harmful Nanotechnology in Food and Packaging

  There is a general consensus these days that "nanotechnology-enhanced" foods are dangerous to human health. Thanks to their...

Tuesday, 22 July 2014 - 3:12PM

Thousand-Year-Old Goblet Shows Ancient Romans Used Nanotechnology

A 1,600-year-old Roman chalice, called the Lycurgus Cup, changes color based on the direction at which light hits it. Scientists...

Janey Tracey
Monday, 21 July 2014 - 11:33AM

Nanotechnology Researchers Turn Pieces of Copper into Batteries

Imagine being able to charge all your hand-held devices by storing them in your jacket.    Nanotechnology has long been of...

Tuesday, 03 June 2014 - 10:53AM