This Material Is 5x Stronger Than Steel and Is Making the Car of the Future
January 09, 2020 at 11:41 AM EST
Scientists in Japan are working on creating auto parts from plant fibers right now. You read that correctly. Molecular components in leaves are being used to build rock-solid machines. We mean that literally. The material - cellulose nanofiber (CNF) - is five times stronger than steel and only one-fifth of the weight. This sort of breakthrough isn't just an exciting way to make cars, it's an example of how technology keeps changing the world. It's why Money Morning Defense and Tech Specialist Michael Robinson says "the road to wealth is paved with tech." Read more... Tags: tech stocks To get full access to all Money Morning content, click here About Money Morning: Money Morning gives you access to a team of ten market experts with more than 250 years of combined investing experience – for free . Our experts – who have appeared on FOXBusiness, CNBC, NPR, and BloombergTV – deliver daily investing tips and stock picks, provide analysis with actions to take, and answer your biggest market questions. Our goal is to help our millions of e-newsletter subscribers and Moneymorning.com visitors become smarter, more confident investors. Disclaimer: © 2020 Money Morning and Money Map Press. All Rights Reserved. Protected by copyright of the United States and international treaties. Any reproduction, copying, or redistribution (electronic or otherwise, including the world wide web), of content from this webpage, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited without the express written permission of Money Morning. 16 W. Madison St. Baltimore, MD, 21201. The post This Material Is 5x Stronger Than Steel and Is Making the Car of the Future appeared first on Money Morning - We Make Investing Profitable .