Nanotechnology Makes Use of Cigarette Filters

August 15, 2014 by admin No Comment

Those used cigarette butts that your contractor left lying around your property after the bathroom renovations may be actually put to some use.  Most countries around the world are placing strict regulations on cigarette manufactures to decrease the amount of impact toxins found in cigarette filters can leave on the environment. Your bathroom renovations may ...

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Nanotechnology in Innovative and Fun Applications

July 15, 2014 by admin No Comment

Scientists and researchers have been promising us the future through nanotechnology for years now. And while we may not have flying cars and microbial robots just yet, we do have some neat innovations that have been made possible by Nanotechnology. Let’s look at some of the coolest ones. The Master Chief Vacuum Cleaner The stereotype ...

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Golda Nano-Implants Could Be the Answer to Implant Rejection

July 7, 2014 by admin No Comment

Surgical implants have been a great wayto replace parts of the body that break down or become damaged. Knee implants, heart implants and similar items are a great way for people who suffered major health problems to continue to function much like they always did. But a problem that often seems to rear its head ...

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Nanotechnology Attempts to Mimic the Human Brain

June 24, 2014 by admin No Comment

Researchers in the field of nanotechnology are attempting to recreate the computing power of the human brain with a computer. At this moment,however, it would require a massive supercomputer to be able tocreate the kind of power that a human brain is capable of. The brain uses about 10 watts of power to pull off ...

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Nanotechnology Brings a Boost to Weight Loss

June 16, 2014 by admin No Comment

Nanotechnology is a field of study that is fast evolving. New discoveries are being made every day, it seems. So it’s not surprisingthat one of the hottest research fields for the past few decades is combining with one of the hottest trends in the world- weight loss. A new substance developed in the Netherlands is ...

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Studying Battery Degradation with Nanotechnology

June 13, 2014 by admin No Comment

Batteries degrade over time, and the science of nanotechnology is letting us understand just how this degradation happens. The ions inside of batteries for portable electronics can discharge and cause damage over time. This degrades the devices while the batteries themselves are degrading. To understand how this works and if there might be a way ...

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Nanotechnology: A Science on the Rise with Limitless Potential

June 5, 2014 by admin No Comment

Nanotechnology is a rapidly-advancing field of research. The idea of working with elements and their properties on a microscopic level has numerous applications. The way various materials change at a molecular level is fascinating. Take aluminium for example. As you tear it smaller and smaller, it still behaves in the same manner it always does. ...

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