Tag Archive: Material Technology

oPhone

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Technology has changed the way we communicate. We are becoming hypersocial in an always connected world. We can share information over long distances from a large variety of apps. Whether it is just… Continue reading

BigRep One

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The folks at BigRep, who work out of Germany, have developed a full scale 3D printer. Typically, 3D printers allow us to print small parts or components. With these smart parts, we can… Continue reading

Thermal Bimetal

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Biology student turn architect, Doris Kim Sung has dedicated her studies to the infinite possibilities of thermobimetals, smart materials that respond dynamically to temperature change. As tested with DO|SU Studio Architecture’s recent installation “Bloom”, whose… Continue reading

Concerete Healing Bacteria

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2010 BacillaFilla University of Newcastle, UK Researchers at the U.K’s University of Newcastle have created a new type of bacteria that generates glue to hold together cracks in concrete structures — that means… Continue reading