• WIRED | 3/23/2018 | Rhett Allain
    How much energy can you store in a rubber band? Obviously, the answer depends on the size of the rubber band. I'm talking about, of course, the energy density or specific energy of an energy storage...
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  • ScienceDaily | 2/12/2018 | Staff
    However, there is one important phenomenon that could not be measured accurately up until now: the extreme internal stresses and strains that such materials may be subjected to, which often...
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  • Editorial | 2/9/2018 | Staff
    Charity events are getting more creative!  This event which is a rubber ducky race involves 57,234 rubber ducks being dumped into the Chicago River at the Windy City Rubber Ducky Derby.
    476 views Goobee
  • SteynOnline | 10/24/2017 | Staff
    Me from many years ago: Half a decade or so back, I wrote: "It's a good basic axiom that if you take a quart of ice-cream and a quart of dog feces and mix 'em together the result will taste more like...
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  • phys.org | 10/20/2017 | Staff
    High in the San Jacinto Mountains about 100 miles east of Los Angeles, a secret slithers. Uncovering it takes watchful eyes, long nights and perseverance. But for UCLA's Jesse Grismer, the...
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  • ScienceDaily | 8/16/2017 | Staff
    Researchers from the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) have developed a new type of rubber that is as tough as natural rubber but can also self-heal.
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  • phys.org | 8/15/2017 | Staff
    Imagine a tire that could heal after being punctured or a rubber band that never snapped. Researchers from the Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences (SEAS) have...
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