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Patent of the Month – extreme heat

Materials World magazine
A new patent can help aircraft carriers withstand extreme temperatures, by Patent Attorney, Gemma McGeough from Withers & Rogers.

Photosynthesis for self-healing polymers

Materials World magazine
A self-repairing polymer that continuously expands and strengthens has been developed at MIT. Khai Trung Le reports.

3D printing opportunities in blood vessels

Materials World magazine
A printing method that allows fine control over rigidity that can better mimic the complex structure of blood vessels has been developed at the University of Colorado. Khai Trung Le reports.

Binding with graphene

Materials World magazine
The use of an adhesive inspired by mussels can be used to reinforce graphene fibres, as Ellis Davies reports.

The future of UK mining

Materials World magazine
Khai Trung Le looks at the most promising new lithium, tin, gold, and coal mines in the UK.

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