News tagged with foam

Using frog foam to deliver antibiotics

Today, at the Microbiology Society's Annual Conference in Liverpool, scientists will show that the foam made by Trinidadian frogs represents a new, non-toxic antibiotic delivery system that may help to prevent infections.

dateMar 23, 2016 in Biochemistry
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Quantum foam

Quantum foam. It may sound like the name of a new craft beer, but it's something even more amazing.

dateJan 04, 2016 in Quantum Physics
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Liquid foam: Plastic, elastic and fluid

What differentiates complex fluids from mere fluids? What makes them unique is that they are neither solid nor liquid. Among such complex fluids are foams. They are used as a model to understand the mechanisms underlying ...

dateNov 30, 2015 in Soft Matter
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