5 leading nanotechnology water purification methods
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5 leading nanotechnology water purification methods

Clean drinking water is a basic human need. The pity is after so much of advancement in science and technology, 780 million people around the world do not have access to clean drinking water even today. To put it in to a context, this number is slightly higher than the population of all European countries … Continue reading

Spider silk: nanomaterial that can stop a jumbo jet in the midflight
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Spider silk: nanomaterial that can stop a jumbo jet in the midflight

Mother Nature can sometimes be peculiarly amazing. She hides some of her greatest of creations in the simplest of creatures. A gecko seemingly defies the gravity with its special fingertips. Many simple insects including honey bees, navigate long distances using special nanoscale structures in their eyes. Marble berries produce the most intense blue color known … Continue reading

Nano-safety update: scientists Invasively tested human for nanoparticle penetration, They were in for a surprise!
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Nano-safety update: scientists Invasively tested human for nanoparticle penetration, They were in for a surprise!

“Are they safe?” is the biggest and most nagging question about nanotechnology among the public. Almost everybody ask this, despite their level of knowledge and experience about nanotechnology. The truth is, perception about nanosafety is quite negative. Many “figure out” that because nanoparticles are very small, they can simply diffuse through the skin, get in … Continue reading

Top FIVE nanotechnology cosmetic products in the world
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Top FIVE nanotechnology cosmetic products in the world

Who doesn’t want to look good, have a radiant skin, beautiful glowing hair, stunning lips and nails? Of course, beauty is relative and much more than just looking good and having nice features. But almost everybody in our society strive for this. Most of us are trying to look good for ourselves and for people … Continue reading

Nanofiber air filters can even stop a virus from getting through
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Nanofiber air filters can even stop a virus from getting through

Nanofibers have a very special place in nanomaterials world. Among other things, most important character of nanofibers is their extremely high aspect ratio, or in other words, the ratio between the length of the fiber to diameter of the fiber. Scientists can now make nanofibers from number of different types of materials. They have number … Continue reading

Debunking top five nanotechnology myths!
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Debunking top five nanotechnology myths!

Nanoscience and nanotechnology is among the most misunderstood and misinterpreted streams of science by general public. Eventually, public becomes the consumers of the nanotechnology products and it’s inevitable that these misconceptions and false impressions will be reflected by their purchase behavior. The best of nanotechnology is yet to come and it has to prove its … Continue reading

The top 10 uses of Graphene
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The top 10 uses of Graphene

Graphene is the most renowned celebrity in the nanomaterial world, reaching more than 130,000 monthly searches for the word “graphene” in the Google while the word “nanotechnology” barely reaches 110,000. The big question is, could graphene prove its worth in the next few years to come and disruptively change the ways things are done now. … Continue reading