Graphene: The Next Big (But Thin) Thing

If you haven’t heard of it before, you have now. And it may prove to be the next big thing in materials science. SciShow explains what it is, why it’s so awesome, and what challenges we face in harnessing its amazing properties.

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Sources:
http://www.ibtimes.com/what-graphene-5-incredible-facts-about-miracle-material-you-need-know-1399503
http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2013/07/09/1222276110
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http://www.newscientist.com/special/instant-expert-graphene
http://www.physics.org/article-questions.asp?id=67
http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/geim-novoselov-physics-novel/

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