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Nanocanyons in Multilayer Laue Lenses
Red-rock landscape offers a window into the engineering behind precision multilayer Laue lenses.
Cathedral to the Stars
Star cluster creates a cavern resembling a Gothic cathedral.
Bacteria Models Track Evolutionary Dynamics
Bacteria are used to track population growth and evolutionary dynamics.
Jumping Robots Leap Ahead
A simple jumping robot increases our understanding of the mechanisms of jumping.
Metamaterials Controlled with Light
Metamaterials set in a solid-state relay similar to a traditional circuit board so that they can be remotely controlled by light.
Quantum Simulator Crystal
Tiny, single-plane crystal of hundreds of beryllium ions are used to mimic the quantum behavior of materials otherwise very difficult to study in the laboratory.