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This PhysicsCentral article explains the basics of metamaterials, from their prediction to their recent construction. The article includes a section on research with several helpful images and a further page with links to related information.
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image credit: Mário G. Silveirinha, Physical Review Letters 102, 193903 (2009); image source; larger image This resource was a Physics To Go feature from October 1, 2009 until October 16, 2009. View the feature here!

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Keywords: light, metamaterials, refraction
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