Mystery of high performing novel solar cell materials revealed in stunning clarity
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Mystery of high performing novel solar cell materials revealed in stunning clarity

The representation of electrons funneling into the high-quality areas of the material is artistic. Alex T is at the studio. Researchers from the
Study challenges standard ideas about piezoelectricity in ferroelectric crystals
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Study challenges standard ideas about piezoelectricity in ferroelectric crystals

The schematic of the domain structures of barium titanate single crystals are calculated using phase-field simulations. Chane Research Group is
The earth’s secret miracle weapon is not a plant or an animal. It’s fungi | Giuliana Furci
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The earth’s secret miracle weapon is not a plant or an animal. It’s fungi | Giuliana Furci

Imagine a dinner party with friends or family that started with a glass of wine or fruit juice, and ended with a glass of beer or kombucha. Imagine
Quicker, more precise way to find metallic glasses
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Quicker, more precise way to find metallic glasses

Credit: Yale School of Engineering and Applied Science For a wide range of purposes, metallic glasses are being created. This relatively new material
Healable carbon fiber composite offers path to long-lasting, sustainable materials
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Healable carbon fiber composite offers path to long-lasting, sustainable materials

Assistant Professor Aniruddh Vashisth holds an example of a composite carbon fiber material that heals. This is what his team is currently studying.
Researchers develop a tool to neutralize chemical weapons using rare-earth elements
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Researchers develop a tool to neutralize chemical weapons using rare-earth elements

Tb-CU-10 Metal Organic Framework. Credit: Victor Quezada-Novoa Concordia researchers are looking into the potential uses of a particular type of
New Technique Turns Plastic Waste Back Into Refinery-Quality Oil
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New Technique Turns Plastic Waste Back Into Refinery-Quality Oil

This could be a solution for our plastic waste crisis. Trash Oil Honeywell International, a manufacturer of chemicals and parts for aircrafts,
Emirates Strips its First-Ever A380 for Collectibles
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Emirates Strips its First-Ever A380 for Collectibles

Emirates has retired A6-EDA, their first A380 aircraft. The aircraft will be recycled and upcycled into furniture and memorabilia for aviation
To Make an Eco-Friendly EV Battery, Think From the Inside Out
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To Make an Eco-Friendly EV Battery, Think From the Inside Out

Olivier Groux, a man who lives in a ivy-covered warehouse, has created a machine to disassemble batteries one by one. It looks similar to a large
Physicists discover how particles self-assemble
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Physicists discover how particles self-assemble

Scientists have discovered that DNA molecules can self-organize into adhesive patches when given instructions. These findings provide a proof of