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What are Quasicrystals, and What Makes Them Noteworthy? Feature Summary

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Worth a Look
Title:
What are Quasicrystals, and What Makes Them Noteworthy?
Description:
Check out the brief PBS article What are Quasicrystals, and What Makes Them Noteworthy? to find out how chemist Daniel Shechtman discovered quasicrystals in the laboratory. The discovery was so controversial that Shechtman was told he would have to leave his laboratory.
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August 16, 2009 - August 31, 2009