Graphene is now officially the strongest thinnest material on Earth

Graphene is now the strongest thinnest material on Earth, according to NIST.

Graphene is now officially the strongest thinnest material on Earth

Science Recorder | Delila James | Saturday, December 07, 2013

Graphene is amazing stuff. The one-atom-thick carbon-based material is not only the strongest, lightest material in the world, it’s completely flexible and can conduct electricity at least as well as copper. Discovered just over a decade ago, this remarkable material could revolutionize the way electronic devices are manufactured and used--and promises everything from faster internet speeds to improved smart phones to more efficient bioelectric sensory devices... To continue reading, subscribe to Science Recorder today.

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