This ultra-strong, ultra-thin supermaterial could yield a technological revolution.
The classic sci-fi action film 'Predator' features an alien assassin that has the ability to see the world in thermal infrared. Now, thanks to graphene, you might also be able to have Predator vision. Researchers from the University of Michigan have developed a graphene contact lens that allows its wearer to sense the whole infrared spectrum — plus visible and ultraviolet light.
Born in Long Island public school year in Sweden as exchange student, went to Harvard one year, Cooper Union in NYC as Art student. Have two children, one of whom is rock mogul, the other has three daughters, one of whom has two daughters, making me (more...)