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Lateral solar cells promise bright future

Evoluted New Media | Added: 22 Aug 2016

A team of US engineers have created high performance, micro-scale solar cells that could power a wi…

Green electricity produced from ion transfer

Evoluted New Media | Added: 2 Aug 2016

A nanomaterial membrane has allowed scientists in France to develop a system that generates electri…

Photosynthesis recreated in the lab

Evoluted New Media | Added: 20 Jul 2016

Swiss chemists have taken a step closer to generating energy from sunlight, by reproducing a crucia…

Nanotechnology boosts oil recovery chances

Evoluted New Media | Added: 6 Jul 2016

A new method utilising nanoparticle-containing solutions that allow for enhanced recovery of oil at…

Nanoparticle embedding method created

Evoluted New Media | Added: 5 Jul 2016

Tools such as ‘smart display’ 3D glasses or remote radiation sensors could be more easily created a…

Material discovered to lower nuclear fuel recycling costs

Evoluted New Media | Added: 4 Jul 2016

A computer model has helped scientists find a new material that could help nuclear fuel recycling b…

Lasers used to create new compounds

Evoluted New Media | Added: 20 May 2016

Scientists at the Max Planck Institute of Quantum Optics have used lasers to manipulate atoms in hy…

Wonder material finally created in bulk

Evoluted New Media | Added: 20 Apr 2016

Carbyne, hailed as a wonder material due to its physical properties, has been created in large amou…

Body temperature reactive polymer created

Evoluted New Media | Added: 24 Feb 2016

A polymer that changes shape due to body heat has been created by a team of US scientists.!--more--…

New power source trialled by scientists

Evoluted New Media | Added: 12 Jan 2016

A new power source combining solar power and hydrogen fuel is being trialled by US researchers.

New firefighting foam created

Evoluted New Media | Added: 11 Jan 2016

Ceramic firefighting foam that can handles temperatures of more than 1000°C has been created by Rus…

Solar energy storage taken to next level

Evoluted New Media | Added: 30 Jul 2015

Chemists at UCLA have developed technology that can store solar energy for up to several weeks rath…

Chemical sensor on a chip

Evoluted New Media | Added: 19 Jun 2014

Infrared laser beams are ideal for analysing liquids and gases, and scientists in Vienna have minia…

Clean catalyst for methanol production

Evoluted New Media | Added: 5 May 2014

A potentially clean, low-cost way to convert carbon dioxide into methanol while reducing harmful by…

Lithium redox imaging for a better battery

Evoluted New Media | Added: 14 Nov 2012

A technique developed at Massachusetts Institute of Technology allows, for the first time, the dire…

Super nanoparticles assemble

Evoluted New Media | Added: 25 Oct 2012

Chemists from the University of Florida have developed a technique for growing new materials from n…

Laser beam 3D “painting” technique developed

Evoluted New Media | Added: 17 Oct 2012

A new method, developed at the Vienna University of Technology, uses laser beams to fix molecules a…