Graphene prosthetics and the cyberpunk future

Graphene prosthetics and the cyberpunk future

Within science fiction, particularly the subgenre known as cyberpunk, humans augment themselves with various technological devices and prosthetics to enhance themselves beyond human capabilities, or to repair themselves in ways that perfectly replicate body functions....
Can graphene supercharge your CPU?

Can graphene supercharge your CPU?

Graphene has the potential to become the next technological wonder of the world, capable of rapidly advancing our technology the way silicon did when it was first incorporated into electronics. As it stands, our technological progress, especially concerning processing...
Three exciting applications for 3D-printed graphene

Three exciting applications for 3D-printed graphene

From its creation in 2004, scientists, researchers, and manufacturers have marveled at graphene’s extraordinary potential to alter our future. After all, the “supermaterial” is thin, flexible, conductible, lighter than air, impermeable to most gases and liquids, and...
Solar Energy’s Future is Sunny With Graphene

Solar Energy’s Future is Sunny With Graphene

The Energizer Bunny had its fifteen minutes of fame in the 1990’s. Today, battery power is extending beyond gadgets, electronic devices, or cars. Typical batteries are becoming obsolete. Newer and more efficient forms of energy storage are taking the spotlight....
Graphene Skin for Prosthetics Powered By The Sun

Graphene Skin for Prosthetics Powered By The Sun

Wonder material graphene has proven far more than its weight in gold when it comes to technological innovation, and it appears the possibilities keep on growing. As one particularly promising example, the material was recently used to create solar-powered skin that...
Graphene-Coated Solar Panels Convert Rain Into Energy

Graphene-Coated Solar Panels Convert Rain Into Energy

From 2010-15, the cost of installing solar panels, for both large-scale utilities as well as residential properties, dropped by over 50%. Further, solar generation prices fell in tandem with this trend, to as little as 3 cents per kilowatt-hour, leading experts to...