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A collaboration between the Advanced Photon Source and Center for Nanoscale Materials at US Department of Energyâ€™s (DOE) Argonne National Laboratory has "seen" the crystallization of nanoparticles in unprecedented detail.
Word of the Day
- The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
- A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.