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Finding a premium blend
3-April-2019

In shape memory alloys, the right combination of crystal grains can achieve high strength and still retain memory

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) Category: Science
 
Radical steps toward clean encapsulation
3-April-2019

Chemists use free radicals to produce polymers strong enough to encapsulate drugs while remaining degradable.

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Contact: A*STAR Research Institution: The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) Category: Science
 
Beware a glacier’s tongue
2-April-2019

Glaciers extending into freshwater lakes can form long, submerged terraces that menacingly rise above the surface when icy chunks fall into the water.

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Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
 
Subaru Telescope helps determine that dark matter is not made up of tiny primordial black holes
2-April-2019

An international team has found evidence dark matter may not be made of tiny black holes.

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Contact: Motoko Kakubayashi Institution: Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe (Kavli IPMU) Category: Science
 
Same Properties, Lower Cost
1-April-2019

Japanese scientists have developed a technique to transform a copper-based substance into a material that mimics properties of precious and pricey metals, such as gold and silver.

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Contact: Tomoko Yokota Institution: Tohoku University Category: Technology
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