Archive: 12/2/2008

Plastic as a conductor

(PhysOrg.com) -- Plastic that conducts electricity and metal that weighs no more than a feather? It sounds like an upside-down world. Yet researchers have succeeded in making plastics conductive and cutting ...

Dec 02, 2008 4.2 / 5 (11) 0

Toys made of liquid wood

(PhysOrg.com) -- Most plastics are based on petroleum. A bio-plastic that consists of one hundred percent renewable raw materials helps to conserve this resource. Researchers have now optimized the plastic ...

Dec 02, 2008 4.5 / 5 (30) 1