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The Secret To Tougher Body Armor? Single Layers Of Pencil Lead, AKA Graphene.

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Pencil lead, aka graphene, turns out to have some wonderful properties, and protecting people getting shot at might be one of them.


Oh, Great, Now Scientists Are Building The T-1000

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North Carolina State University is helping to build the robots that kill the robots that will kill us all, and then will kill us. Great.


Graphene Creates Electricity In Sunlight?


Graphene is pretty simple stuff: it's an allotrope of carbon that's a sheet, one atom thick, of carbon atoms in a honeycomb lattice.

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