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How to Make Soot and Stardust09.26.18Science Highlight

How to Make Soot and Stardust

Scientists unlock mystery that could help reduce emissions of fine particles from combustion engines and other sources. Read More »

Sugar-Coated Sheets Selectively Target Pathogens07.18.18Science Highlight

Sugar-Coated Sheets Selectively Target Pathogens

Researchers design self-assembling nanosheets that mimic the surface of cells. Read More »

Solving a Magnesium Mystery in Rechargeable Battery Performance05.30.18

Solving a Magnesium Mystery in Rechargeable Battery Performance

Study reveals surprising, bad chemical reactivity in battery components previously considered compatible. Read More »

Powering Up With a Smart Window05.23.18Science Highlight

Powering Up With a Smart Window

Window material repeatedly switches from being see-through to blocking the heat and converting sunlight into electricity. 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 »

Researchers Decipher the Structure of a Bacterial Microcompartment 02.28.18Science Highlight

Researchers Decipher the Structure of a Bacterial Microcompartment

Understanding assembly principles may inspire new approaches for making valuable products. Read More »

10.25.17Science Highlight

Spin-Polarized Surface States in Superconductors

Novel spin-polarized surface states may guide the search for materials that host Majorana fermions, unusual particles that act as their own antimatter, and could revolutionize quantum computers. Read More »

06.07.17Science Highlight

Electrifying Magnetism

Researchers create materials with controllable electrical and magnetic properties, even at room temperature. Read More »

06.07.17Science Highlight

Jagged Platinum Nanowires Double the Record for Reaction Critical to Fuel Cell Performance

Rough surfaces provide additional sites for energy-generating reactions in fuel cells. Read More »

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