How can nanotechnology preserve stone cultural heritage sites?
Note: There has been much public discussion recently around preservation of public monuments. This blog post is about how science can play an...
Podcast Ep 35. Photographing the Unphotographable
How do you photograph the unphotographable? In this podcast episode we interview MIT research scientist Felice Frankel, who specializes in...
Molecular music: Patterns of vibrations at the quantum level
Hearing of the fire at Notre Dame de Paris a year ago broke my heart. I have only been there once in my life, but that visit is one of my most...
Nanotechnology and Modern Agriculture
A brief introduction of nanoparticle applications in agriculture from the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station There are currently...
Can nanotechnology help make a better COVID-19 test?
Did you know that scientists have used nanotechnology to develop a test for the MERS coronavirus ? The results of the test can be seen by the...
Nano-enabled Recovery of Scarce Metals: From benchtop to startup
In these days of social distancing, everyday electronic devices such as cell phones and laptops are more crucial than ever. But many of these...