Materials Sciences (M&T)


Light gets ions going
Light controlled current transport by charged atoms, now demonstrated for the first time, makes new applications conceivable more
Drops in motion
When liquids are moved on a surface, similar frictional forces arise as those acting on solid bodies more
Stiff fibres spun from slime
Under the influence of shear forces, nanoparticles from the secretion of velvet worms form polymer fibres that can be recycled in water more
Algae with light switch
The adhesion of Chlamydomonas, a unicellular alga, to surfaces is light-dependent more
Deceptive teeth
Although the dentition of the wedgefish appear designed to crush shellfish, it also eats stingrays more
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