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April 20, 2015

Improved Tomography Sees Through Art

Art Conservation: Researchers develop optical coherence tomography so that its resolution is on par with invasive sampling methods without losing sensitivity

April 20, 2015

Metal Switcheroo Tunes Selectivity

Catalysis: Tuning metal concentrations in multimetal frameworks tailors reaction rates and product selectivities

April 20, 2015

Wind And Rain Power Smart Windows

Electrochromic Materials: Triboelectric nanogenerator harvests energy from motion to drive color-changing redox reactions in windows

April 20, 2015

Perovskite Nanowires Win Laser Battle

Semiconducting Materials: Chemists synthesize single crystals with ‘unheard of’ performance

April 20, 2015

Guayule Rubber Gets Ready To Hit The Road

Companies are looking to the desert shrub as an alternative to tropical rubber trees

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