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Recycling keeps paper, plastics, and even jeans out of landfills. Could recycling rare-earth magnets do the same? Perhaps, if the recycling process can be improved.
Scientists have given us a plethora of new materials â€“ all created by combining individual elements under varying temperatures and other conditions.
A diverse, interdisciplinary group of researchers at the U.S. Department of Energyâ€™s Ames Laboratory is mimicking bacteria to synthesize magnetic nanoparticles that could be used for drug targeting and delivery, in magnetic inks and high-density memory devices, or as magnetic seals in motors.
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