and Articles on Science, 27-28 Jan 2019

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Use a microscope as a shovel? Researchers dig it

Using a familiar tool in a way it was never intended to be used opens up a whole new method to explore materials, report UConn researchers in Proceedings of the National Academy of Science. Their specific findings could someday …

dateJan 26, 2019 in Nanophysics

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Faster CO2 rise expected in 2019

With emissions already at a record high, the build-up of carbon-dioxide in the atmosphere could be larger than last year due to a slower removal by natural carbon sinks.

dateJan 25, 2019 in Environment

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