A New Way to Fine-Tune Exotic Materials

by SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
Turning a brittle oxide into a flexible membrane and stretching it on a tiny apparatus flipped it from a conducting to an insulating state and changed its magnetic properties

Tiny Light Detectors Work like Gecko Ears

by Stanford University

Researchers are working on tiny detectors that could record many characteristics of light, including color, polarity and, now, angle of light