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June 12, 2017

Thirsty MOF sucks more water from air

A high-capacity, water-adsorbent metal-organic framework could help improve the performance of both water capture and adsorption cooling devices

June 7, 2017

IBM researchers unveil first 5-nm chip

The breakthrough could help pave the way for cognitive computing and more efficient cell phones

May 24, 2017

Artificial melanin gets into the skin

Polydopamine nanoparticles could protect skin cells from DNA damage caused by ultraviolet radiation

May 22, 2017

‘DNA slingshot’ targets drug delivery

Molecular machines built with synthetic DNA and antibodies could have applications in medicine

May 17, 2017

Stretchy material creates dynamic holograms

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

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