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Food inspires research: Jell-O catalyst and coffee-ring MOFs

By Lisa McDonald / January 4, 2019

While food inspires many people to try cooking new recipes, scientists of two studies used food as inspiration for their research. Find out how Jell-O led to a new hydrogen fuel catalyst, and learn how coffee rings inspired MOF-based biosensors.

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Tougher than tough: Borate that expands under pressure

By Xin Su / August 21, 2015

Not all 3-D materials shrink under pressure—some rare ones actually expand, according to researchers at the Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences.

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