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January 23rd, 2003

In brief: Tougher ceramics

Owing to the extreme toughness of single-wall carbon nanotubes, there has been great interest in their use for making ultra-tough nanocomposite ceramics. Progress towards this goal has been slow, but a new report suggests that researchers may have finally had success.

* Nature

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