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Thursday, December 9, 2010 - 00:00
The instrument used for molecular beam epitaxy (MBE) looks a little like the lunar module, with spindly metal legs feeding into a large cylindrical canister. But this device isn't headed for the moon
Tuesday, December 7, 2010 - 00:00
MIT analysis should enable easier design for biomedical uses of plastic materials that have a shape memory
Monday, December 6, 2010 - 00:00

Success in characterizing the dinitrosyl iron complexes (DNICs) produced during breakdown of the iron-sulphur cluster in Rieske proteins by nitric oxide (NO).

Sunday, December 5, 2010 - 00:00
A systematic study of phase changes in vanadium dioxide has solved a mystery that has puzzled scientists for decades, according to researchers at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laborat
Friday, December 3, 2010 - 00:00
Will we one day design and create molecules, cells and microorganisms that produce specific chemical products from simple, readily-available, inexpensive starting materials? Will the synthetic organic
Monday, November 15, 2010 - 00:00
Atomic Force Microscopy is able to scan surfaces so that even tiniest nano structures become visible. Knowledge about these structures is for instance important for the development of new materials an