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This web page contains two applets that allow the user to create Penrose tilings with rhomboids. The first applet requires the user to construct the tiling for themselves while the…
  
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Publisher: Teacher's Domain
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In this short video, adapted from NOVA scienceNOW, Neil deGrasse Tyson describes the amazing tensile strength of carbon nanotubes and how they might be used to construct a space…
  
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Publisher: University of Winconsin-Madison MRSEC
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This set of videos, from the University of Wisconsin, show visualizations of the forms of carbon: graphite, graphine, diamond, fullerene, and nanotube. For each of the these forms, a…
  
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Publisher: Univeristy of Cincinnati
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This news article from the University of Cincinnati describes how long carbon nanotubes grown in its labs are spun into threads, and how these threads can function as an antenna.…
  
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Publisher: Lund University, Dept. of Synchrotron Radiation Research
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This site, from Lund University in Sweden, offers a description of the institution's extensive work with scanning tunneling microscopy. The page also gives the history of the device…
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Publisher: Cornell Chronicle Online
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This news article provides information about the newest version of the “nanoguitar” created at Cornell University. The article describes how a radiofrequency laser beam resonates the…
  
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Publisher: Ontario Science Center
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At this site from the Ontario Science Center, complete with lively graphics and sound, you can explore the science of materials. To get started, zoom in on a soda can, all the way…
  
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This website provides an introduction to recent research on fluids and granular materials. A video, entitled "Leaping Shampoo," shows shampoo being poured onto a surface where the…
  
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Publisher: Barkley
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Explore symmetry and snowflakes at this site by Barkley. On the screen, a piece of paper will be folded for you, and all you have to do is cut away whatever you like with the…
  
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Publisher: University of Toronto: Experimental Nonlinear Physics Group
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This website, from the University of Toronto, provides a discussion of the instability that gives rise to ripples on the surface of icicles. A description of this instability is…
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