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Scientists demonstrated that powerful acids heal certain structural defects in synthetic films. 04.06.18Science Highlight

Superacids Are Good Medicine for Super Thin Semiconductors

Scientists demonstrated that powerful acids heal certain structural defects in synthetic films. Read More »

Tubular Science Improves Polymer Solar Cells04.06.18Science Highlight

Tubular Science Improves Polymer Solar Cells

Novel engineered polymers assemble buckyballs into columns using a conventional coating process. Read More »

Fast! Hard X-Ray Flash Breaks Speed Record04.06.18Science Highlight

Fast! Hard X-Ray Flash Breaks Speed Record

Lasting just a few hundred billionths of a billionth of a second, these bursts offer new tool to study chemistry and magnetism. Read More »

Rewriting Resistance: Genetic Changes Increase Crops’ Biomass and Sugar Release 03.26.18Science Highlight

Rewriting Resistance: Genetic Changes Increase Crops’ Biomass and Sugar Release

Using genetic engineering, scientists improve biomass growth and conversion in woody and grassy feedstocks. Read More »

Measuring the Glow of Plants from Below03.26.18Science Highlight

Measuring the Glow of Plants from Below

Novel observations suggest a great potential of measuring global gross primary production via solar-induced fluorescence. Read More »

Scientists Have Overestimated Meteor Sizes03.26.18Science Highlight

Scientists Have Overestimated Meteor Sizes

First demonstration of high-pressure metastability mapping with ultrafast X-ray diffraction shows objects aren’t as large as previously thought. Read More »

Small Poke—Huge Unexpected Response 03.20.18Science Highlight

Small Poke—Huge Unexpected Response

Exotic material exhibits an optical response in enormous disproportion to the stimulus—larger than in any known crystal. Read More »

Scaling Plant Traits Stymied by Uncertainty in Measured Global Photosynthesis03.19.18Science Highlight

Scaling Plant Traits Stymied by Uncertainty in Measured Global Photosynthesis

Multiple plausible hypotheses in how maximum photosynthetic rates scale across the Earth lead to substantial variability in predicting carbon uptake. Read More »

Turning Up the Heat on Remote Research Plots Without Electricity03.19.18Science Highlight

Turning Up the Heat on Remote Research Plots Without Electricity

Flexible, tunable technique warms plants without need for electricity, aiding ecosystem research in remote locales. Read More »

Unlocking On-Package Memory’s Effects on High-Performance Computing’s Scientific Kernels03.14.18Science Highlight

Unlocking On-Package Memory’s Effects on High-Performance Computing’s Scientific Kernels

Intuitive visual analytical model better explains complex architectural scenarios and offers general design principles. Read More »