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Science Highlights

New Form of Silicon Could Enable Next-Gen Electronic and Energy Devices (Carnegie Institution for Science press release)
Boosting the Performance of a Lower-Cost Fuel Cell Catalyst (To be published in "APS Science 2020, Volume 2")
A Simple Switch in Lanthanide Separations (To be published in "APS Science 2020, Volume 2")
Giving RNA the Golden Touch by Adding to its Alphabet (To be published in "APS Science 2020, Volume 2")
Llama Antibodies Could Block Deadly Coronaviruses from Invading Our Cells (To be published in "APS Science 2019, Volume 2")
A Template for Inhibiting SARS-CoV-2 Replication (To be published in "APS Science 2020, Volume 2")
Proteins of a Feather Come Together to Create Color (To be published in "APS Science 2021, Volume 1")
Better-Educated Neural Networks for Nanoscale 3-D Coherent X-ray Imaging (To be published in "APS Science 2021, Volume 1")
Mouse Brain Imaged from the Microscopic to the Macroscopic Level (University of Chicago Medical Center press release)
Ultrafast X-rays Track Charge Flows in a Promising Photovoltaic Material (To be published in "APS Science 2020, Volume 2")
Escape Artist (Harvard Medical School “News & Research” article)
UCLA and UIC Researchers Discover Foam “Fizzics” (UCLA Samueli School of Engineering article)
Revealing the Source of Unusually High Strength in Sintered Aluminum (To be published in "APS Science 2020, Volume 2")
Making Plastics Production More Energy Efficient (Northwestern University McCormick School of Engineering news article)
Testing the Mettle of Lithium Metal Batteries (To be published in "APS Science 2020, Volume 2")
“Colloidal Gels,” Ubiquitous in Everyday Products, Divulge Their Secrets (To be published in "APS Science 2021, Volume 1")
A Rare Mineral from Rocks Found in Mollusk Teeth (Northwestern University press release)