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Seeing How Next-Generation Batteries Power-Up04.11.18Science Highlight

Seeing How Next-Generation Batteries Power-Up

Scientists directly see how the atoms in a magnesium-based battery fit into the structure of electrodes. Read More »

Worm-Inspired Tough Materials04.11.18Science Highlight

Worm-Inspired Tough Materials

Scientists mimic a worm’s lethal jaw to design and form resilient materials. Read More »

How to Turn Light Into Atomic Vibrations04.09.18Science Highlight

How to Turn Light Into Atomic Vibrations

Converting laser light into nuclear vibrations is key to switching a material’s properties on and off for future electronics. Read More »

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 »

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