Spider Silk Reveals a Paradox of Super-strength

05 April 2010

National Science Foundation-supported researchers are untangling some of silk’s most closely guarded secrets, and explaining why it is so strong.

Fiberforge Opens European Engineering and Sales Office

05 April 2010

Fiberforge has opened its European subsidiary, Fiberforge GmbH in Baar, Switzerland to better serve its European clients and business partners.

Berkeley Scientists Report Universal Method for Creating Nanoscale Composites

05 April 2010

Researchers at Berkeley Lab’s Molecular Foundry, in collaboration with researcher at the University of California, Berkeley, have shown how nanocomposites with desired properties can be designed and fabricated.