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Advanced synchrotron small-angle and wide-angle X-ray scattering reveals how dental caries evolve and the changes in structure of enamel at the nanoscale.

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Scientists have designed auxetic materials with smooth curves for distributing forces that can deform repeatedly.

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The puzzle-like wavy structure of the seed coat found in some grasses could hold the secret to creating smart materials that are both flexible and strong.

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Fire-resistant wallpaper based on inorganic nanowires and graphene oxide (GO) thermal sensors sounds an alarm in the event of fire.

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By mixing nanocrystals with polymers and ligands, scientists have found a way to switch between a liquid-like state and a solid-like state.

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Researchers have developed a way to embed high-speed optoelectronic semiconductor devices within fibers, which can then be woven into fabrics.

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Researchers have found that ‘rebar graphene’, in which graphene is reinforced with carbon nanotubes, is more than twice as tough as pristine graphene.

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Researchers have created self-folding 3D structures by attaching paperboard sheets with specific patterns to a polymer substrate.

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Could carbon nanotubes give us stronger Kevlar bullet-proof vests?

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Interview with Dr David Simpson from the University of Melbourne about diamond quantum probes.

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