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Sustainable PEF 3D printing material is made with cellulose

Published 23 hours ago by Sigrid | 2 responses

3D printing is becoming increasingly popular, as it is a relatively fast method to produce objects with little waste material. The most commonly used filaments are PLA, ABS, and PETG, of which only PLA is ...

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An ultra-thin, sinuous concrete roof made with new design and fabrication methods

Published 4 days ago by Sigrid | no responses

Concrete is the most used building material, but it has its drawbacks. For one, it is quite heavy (unless you’re talking about ultra lightweight concrete) and needs to have a certain thickness to be strong. ...

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World’s first graphene sport shoes are made with graphene-enforced rubber

Published 5 days ago by Sigrid | no responses

Getting a grip with sports shoes is very important to athletes, to prevent injury and to be able to push their performance. Yet it has always been a challenge, as rubber tends to wear down ...

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Insulate your house well on Cut Your Energy Costs Day

Published 6 days ago by Sigrid | no responses

Good insulation makes your house feel much more comfortable, is better for the environment, and, most importantly on Cut Your Energy Costs Day, it can save you money. Today, we show you some surprising insulation ...

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Ice architecture: the world’s tallest ice tower and the Icehotel

Published 7 days ago by Sigrid | no responses

Igloos are probably the best-known form of ice architecture, providing a paradoxically sounding relatively warm home in an area where hardly other building materials are available. To show what a great building material snow and ...

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Self-healing rubber could mean the end of flat tires

Published 1 week ago by Sigrid | no responses

How often has it happened to you that ride over a nail or other sharp object, and your tire goes flat? No matter if it’s about your bicycle or car tires, fixing the problem is ...

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