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Graphene: Large, stable pieces of graphene produced with unique edge pattern  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
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Graphene crinkles can be used as 'molecular zippers'  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
New research shows that electrically charged crinkles in layered graphene can be useful in the directed self- assembly of molecules. more
Breakthrough in the search for graphene-based electronics  nanowerk · 1 day
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Insulating crust kept cryomagma liquid for millions of years on nearby dwarf planet  SCIENCE DAILY · 7 days
A recent NASA mission to the dwarf planet Ceres found brilliant, white spots of salts on its surface. New research delved into... more
Graphene-based wearables for health monitoring, food inspection and night vision  SCIENCE DAILY · 4 days
Scientists have developed dozens of new graphene-based prototypes. These technologies aim to turn mobile phones into life saving devices. more
Nano-infused ceramic could report on its own health  SCIENCE DAILY · 2 weeks
Ceramics with networked nanosheets of graphene and white graphene would have the unique ability to alter their electrical properties when strained. The surprising ability could lead to new types of structural sensors. more
'GO dough' makes graphene easy to shape and mold  SCIENCE DAILY · 3 weeks
A team has turned graphene oxide into a soft, moldable and kneadable play dough that can be shaped and reshaped into free-standing, three-dimensional structures. more
Scientists investigate graphene's effect on light-wave interaction  nanowerk · 3 weeks
Scientists investigated the character of Stimulated Brillouin scattering of low-concentration graphene nanoparticle suspensions in N-methyl-2-pyrrolidone (NMP) and water. more
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