Penn researchers grow liquid crystal 'flowers' that can be used as lenses

A team of material scientists, chemical engineers and physicists from the University of Pennsylvania has made another advance in their effort to use liquid crystals as a medium for assembling structures.

Sony's new TV based on six million LEDs

Sony's shown off a new type of LED television which uses six million tiny light-emitting diodes to create an image.

New material promises faster internet

Arizona State University researchers have created a new material that they say can be used to develop next-generation computers, improve the internet, increase the efficiency of silicon-based photovoltaic cells and improve solid-state lighting and sensor technology.

These entangled photons are stored in a crystal

Quantum applications, such as cryptography and computation, often leverage the benefits of entangled photon particles.