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Mantis Shrimp Shells May Inspire Next-Generation Computer Chips

February 19th, 2016

Episode 424 of 725 episodes

Mantis shrimp shells contain ultrathin polarizing materials, which could find use in optical computer chips. Christopher Intagliata reports.

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