Metals


Honda Develops first Motor for Hybrid Cars without Rare Earth Metals

Honda Develops first Motor for Hybrid Cars without Rare Earth Metals

Japanese car manufacturer Honda Motor together with Daido Steel has developed the first ever engine for hybrid cars without u...

Jul 13 2016, 11:30pm CDT

Honda Will Not Use Rare-earth Metals in its New Hybrid Cars

Honda Will Not Use Rare-earth Metals in its New Hybrid Cars

Honda’s new Hybrids won’t use rare metals in car manufacturing....

Jul 13 2016, 10:30am CDT

Metals from Cigarette Butts may Pose Threat to Marine Life

Metals from Cigarette Butts may Pose Threat to Marine Life

Littered cigarette butts may be an important source of metal contaminants leaching into the marine environment and potentially...

Jul 10 2016, 2:40pm CDT

Eurasian Metals Traded on Alaska Hundreds of Years Before European Arrival

Eurasian Metals Traded on Alaska Hundreds of Years Before European Arrival

It has come to light that Eurasian metals were being bartered on the Alaskan coast before any Europeans landed in the New World...

Jun 9 2016, 8:29am CDT

Scientists Recover High Purity Metals from Battery Waste

Scientists Recover High Purity Metals from Battery Waste

Finnish scientists have recovered important metals -- lithium, cobalt and nickel -- from battery waste with nearly 100 percent...

Jun 6 2016, 7:36am CDT

First Ever 3D Printed Object From Alien Metals Unveiled at CES 2016

First Ever 3D Printed Object From Alien Metals Unveiled at CES 2016

The so-called ‘Asteroid Mining’ company shaped a meteorite found in Argentina through the 3D Systems metal printer....

Jan 9 2016, 5:28am CST

Welded metal

OSU Engineers Develop New Technique to Weld Lighter, Stronger Metals for Vehicle Use

Ohio State University engineers have succeeded at developing a new technique for welding metals that could be used for vehicle’...

Oct 30 2015, 10:01am CDT