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Research Highlights

Vapor harvesting gets the edge

Vapor harvesting gets the edge

Surface wettability has little effect on atmospheric water gathering, but edge structure is crucial.

Fewer defects from a 2D approach

Fewer defects from a 2D approach

Flatter materials have fewer imperfections, which makes for better solar cells and light sensors.

Herbal medicine shows potential to treat cancer 

Herbal medicine shows potential to treat cancer 

Herbal remedy plants native to Saudi Arabia are shown to have potential as treatments for cancer. 

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Perspectives

The awesome scope of big data

Sifting through huge amounts of data may bring better understanding of whale shark social structures, protein targets for drug therapies and disease-causing genes.

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Closer ties for silver clusters

Surrounding silver nanoclusters with hydrogen-rich shells offers new opportunities in catalysis and opto-electronics.

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