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Materials in Sport: Tour de France

Simon Frost looks at the materials involved in the highest level of road cycling

Travelling light

Keith Watkinson and Simon Frost report from the Global Automotive Lightweight Materials conference

A new state of matter

Researchers are unravelling the mechanisms through which materials become high-temperature superconductors. Simon Frost reports

Sneak PEEK ahead

Victrex has been announced as a finalist in the prestigious MacRobert Award for work with PEEK polymer