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Nano Briefs

Scientists peel away the mystery behind gold’s catalytic prowess
Few materials have had more impact on human history than gold.

A new TEAM player for microscopy
As a scientist with the National Center for Electron Microscopy at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Masashi Watanabe played a major role in taking electron microscopy to a historic threshold.

The minutest choreography
Imagine this task: You must cover a football field with millions of tiny tiles, placing each in an assigned position.