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Observing defects in liquid crystals [Asia Research News 2018 feature]
15-January-2019

Understanding how liquid crystal molecules change positions, creating structural deformations known as topological defects, could unlock questions about similar defects in the fabric of the universe.

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Contact: Younghye Cho Institution: Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology Category: Science
 
Catching attention with a memorable quote [Beyond the Journal: The science of communication]
15-January-2019

Writing and preparing good quotes requires thought and preparation, but not as much time as you’d think. This month we look at the key to your quote being used.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA Category: People
 
Tiny machines, big impact
15-January-2019

Sir Fraser Stoddart, 76, Nobel Prize in Chemistry (2016) and Head of the Stoddart Mechanostereochemistry Group, Department of Chemistry, Northwestern University, will be delivering a lecture on 24th January during the Global Young Scientists Summit (2019) in Singapore.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA Category: Technology
 
PolyU provides multi-disciplinary support to the nation’s historic landing on the far side of the Moon
14-January-2019

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) proudly supported the nation’s current lunar exploration, Chang’e-4 lunar probe, which successfully performed the historic landing on the far side of the Moon on 3 January 2019.

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Contact: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Institution: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University Category: Science
 
New catalysts for better fuel cells
9-January-2019

Researchers in Korea have fabricated nano-sized catalysts that could improve the performance and production of clean energy fuel cells.

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Contact: Dajung Kim Institution: DGIST(Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology) Category: Technology
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