Re-Imagining the Firework

In 7th Century China, black powder, linen fuses and bamboo shell casings were all the components that made the first "firework." During the Renaissance, the Italians added powdered metals to...

Smart Dust Relegates Polygraph to Dust Bin

There has been some amazing advancements recently connecting brain activity directly to computers, allowing some paraplegic patients to communicate for the first time in years...

Japan Alchemists Crowd Source LED Gold

Mineral poor Japan has tapped its most abundant resource, electronic waste, to source precious metals for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic medals. Not only is this practical but...