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February 25th, 2003

Highly Branched Molecules Unite in a Giant Self-Assembled Liquid Crystal Lattice

A new liquid crystal lattice created by scientists at the University of Pennsylvania and University of Sheffield may be invisible to the naked eye, but it's a giant in its own way. [more on earlier story]


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