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In Search Of Natural Quasicrystals
2012-08-10 04:32:11

An expedition to far eastern Russia, a 15,000 year old meteorite, secret diaries, smugglers, gold prospectors and bears; sounds like the plot to an Indiana Jones movie, right?

2012-05-11 23:03:40

VegNews, America’s premier vegetarian lifestyle magazine, names Rock Deodorant Body Spray for men as one of the year’s hottest new vegan products Burlingame,

2012-05-04 09:22:33

A team led by Johns Hopkins engineers has discovered some previously unknown properties of a common memory material, paving the way for development of new forms of memory drives, movie discs and computer systems that retain data more quickly, last longer and allow far more capacity than current data storage media.

2012-04-19 21:01:17

The boundary between electronics and biology is blurring with the first detection by researchers at Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory of ferroelectric properties in an amino acid called glycine.

Metal Oxides Hold The Key To Cheap, Green Energy
2012-04-19 08:06:18

Harnessing the energy of sunlight can be as simple as tuning the optical and electronic properties of metal oxides at the atomic level by making an artificial crystal or super-lattice ‘sandwich’ says a Binghamton University researcher in a new study published in the journal Physical Review B.

2012-04-05 21:20:05

Scientists have discovered the initial stages by which gypsum crystals form.


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