Scientists discover new type of self-healing material

A research group from RIKEN and Kyushu University has developed a new type of material, based on ethylene, which exhibits a number of useful properties such as self-healing and shape memory. Remarkably, some of the materials ...

New nanoporous material has highest surface area yet

( -- University of Michigan researchers have developed a nanoporous material with a surface area significantly higher than that of any other porous material reported to date.