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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

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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