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LONDON, Dec. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boron compounds are extremely valuable and versatile. They are used in a wide range of end-user industries.
GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Superhard Materials markets.
Light can trigger coordinated, wavelike motions of atoms in atom-thin layers of crystal, scientists have shown.
Graphene, a sheet of carbon one atom thick, may soon have a new nanomaterial partner, “borophene.”
Scientists from Cornell University and the University of Ulm in Germany happened upon a world record-setting discovery. A stroke of good luck led them to find the world’s thinnest piece of glass, measuring only two atoms thick.
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