Chemicals & Materials Now!

From basic to specialty, and everything in between

Select category
Search this blog

Growing Performance Footwear Using Light & Oxygen

Posted on April 12th, 2017 by in Chemical Manufacturing Excellence

adidas Futurecraft 4D

Image by adidas via

Spring is in the air, but this year more than flowers and trees will be using light and oxygen to grow. Adidas has partnered with Carbon 3D to harness them in manufacturing individualized performance footwear. Continue reading “Growing Performance Footwear Using Light & Oxygen” »

What’s Next, a 3D Printed House? Umm, Yes.

Posted on April 5th, 2017 by in New Materials & Applications

3D printed concrete house

By picman2 [CC0 Public Domain], via pixabay

Mature and inexpensive as a building material, concrete has long been a staple in both commercial and residential construction. If you thought precast components set the bar for speed and efficiency, you haven’t considered 3D printing. Continue reading “What’s Next, a 3D Printed House? Umm, Yes.” »

If Innovation Could Be Simplified, Everyone Would Do It

Posted on March 29th, 2017 by in New Materials & Applications

breakthrough innovation ahead

By Wonder woman0731 [CC BY 2.0], via

It’s human nature to look for shortcuts or to simplify concepts for the sake of conveying something new. In contemporary society’s technology driven quest to achieve enlightenment in 140 characters or less, is amelioration of concepts as complicated as product innovation even realistic? Continue reading “If Innovation Could Be Simplified, Everyone Would Do It” »

Think Higher for Viable Solar: Geosynchronous

Posted on March 22nd, 2017 by in New Materials & Applications

space-based solar

By ExplainingTheFuture [Content on YouTube], via YouTube

As good stewards to our environment, we owe it to current and future generations to minimize our impact on the planet supporting all life. Has our choice of a terrestrial platform for solar power generation however, doomed us to inevitable failure of a nonviable approach? Continue reading “Think Higher for Viable Solar: Geosynchronous” »

  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3
  4. 4
  5. 5
  6. …
  7. 16