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Have You Ever Seen an Atom? Now You Have

Researchers at the University of California, Los Angeles have come up with a way to make atomic-level reconstructions of nanoparticles made of platinum that are incredibly accurate.

These are used to look into dislocations, which are small structural problems. Here is where you can read the research paper. Watch the video below to learn more about how we can see the atom.

Reference(s): Peer-Reviewed Research Article

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