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Metals and alloys

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A newly discovered collective rattling effect in a crystalline semiconductor blocks most heat transfer while preserving high electrical conductivity.

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Scientists have made the first observation of nanocrystals rapidly forming superlattices while they are themselves still growing.

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Scientists have predicted and created new 2D electrocatalysts able to extract hydrogen from water with high performance and low cost.

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Using chemical coatings that react with light, scientists have developed a new way to precisely pattern nanomaterials.

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A novel light-activated material can chemically convert carbon dioxide into carbon monoxide without generating unwanted by-products.

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The granules in copper can never fit together perfectly and so are forced to rotate, causing an unexpected level of surface roughness.

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The symmetry-breaking flow of electrons through cuprate superconductors may be linked to their ability to work at comparatively high temperatures.

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Monolayer 2D transition metal dichalcogenides undergo a phase change from semiconductor to metallic when exposed to airborne chemicals.

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