Menu

Beetles' Sticky Feet Lay Groundwork for Undersea Robots

Posted on 8/20/2012 1:38:15 PM. By LiveScience; Charles Q. Choi

Beetles' feet are inspiring designs in gripper appendages that could be incorporated into robots capable of climbing submerged walls. Sci...

  

Adhesive-Based Medical Tape Market Surging With New, More Patient-Friendly Products

Posted on 8/20/2012 1:33:09 PM. By HealthTechZone

The adhesive tape that healthcare workers use on bandages to bind and protect wounds is undergoing a whole new makeover, while also seein...

  

Cohera Medical in Midst of U.S. Clinical Trials

Posted on 8/20/2012 1:26:46 PM. By Pittsburgh Business Times; Malia Spencer

Pittsburgh-based Cohera Medical has completed patient enrollment in U.S. clinical trials for its surgical adhesive TissuGlu, marking a ke...

  

Canadian-Made Adhesive Holds Olympians and Weekend Warriors Together

Posted on 8/20/2012 1:22:28 PM. By The Star; Morgan Campbell

A Toronto company has developed a brand of kinesiology adhesive bandages that can relieve pain and improve muscle function when applied t...

  

Olympic Stadium Showcases Dow Products

Posted on 8/20/2012 1:17:47 PM. By Chemical Week

The London 2012 Olympic Games showcased the Olympic stadium, an impressive structure featuring a number of innovations by Dow Chemical. T...

  

Shanghai Metro Project Employs Dow Corning Silicone Structural Sealants for Platform Screen Doors

Posted on 7/16/2012 2:42:01 PM. By Azom.com: Gilbert, Nick

Dow Corning has achieved positive results for its silicone structural sealants that were used on the platform screen doors of the Shangha...

  

Development of Innovative Adhesives Using Renewable Raw Materials

Posted on 7/16/2012 2:25:55 PM. By AZoM: Thomas, Gary

A research team from the Fraunhofer Institute for Environmental, Safety and Energy Technology (UMSICHT) is working on two projects to dev...

  

Amazing Spider-Man Tech Will Let Soldiers Scale Sheer Walls

Posted on 7/16/2012 2:21:05 PM. By Fox News: Barrie, Allison

Several university and government research efforts are focusing on materials that will allow soldiers to scale buildings like the famed c...

  

Scientists to Glue Cameras to Beleaguered Hawaiian Monk Seals in Hopes of Image Makeover

Posted on 7/16/2012 2:13:30 PM. By Washington Post

The endangered Hawaiian monk seal is in need of an image makeover, as some fishermen blame the species for stealing their catch, creating...

  

Device Detects and Fills Tarmac Cracks as it Moves Along Road

Posted on 7/16/2012 2:05:53 PM. By The Engineer (United Kingdom)

Researchers at the Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI) have developed a new way to detect and fill cracks in road pavement. The device...