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May 22, 2017

Artificial ovary restores fertility in mice

3-D printed scaffold with tight angles and small pores stabilizes ovarian follicles

May 17, 2017

Electroplated batteries store more energy

A new process for making pure battery electrodes improves performance

May 17, 2017

Stretchy material creates dynamic holograms

Metamaterial hologram displays a series of images as it’s stretched

May 15, 2017

‘Flat water’ provides a battery boost

Atomically thin liquid layers could help 2-D materials improve energy-storage devices

May 10, 2017

Stretchy holograms made from a metamaterial

Rubbery holograms display a series of different images as they are stretched

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