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Researchers discover new rules for quasicrystals

Sharon Glotzer, MSE and CHE professor, worked with colleagues at the University of Pennsylvania to engineer a quasicrystal that is formed by self-assembling nanoparticles an order of magnitude larger that those that form traditional quasicrystals, physics.org reports.
the ISS overlooks aurora borealis

More than $5M to improve solar storm forecasts

U-Michigan researchers play lead roles in national effort funded by NSF, NASA. | Medium Read