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Will the quasicrystal tie catch on? Shock image of the day is Israel's PM Netanyahu wearing one (no, this isn't Netanyau but Dan Schechtman, the quasicrystal Nobel Laureate. Pity graphene is transparent and is therefore not tie-friendly, otherwise George Osborne could put a matching tie on his £50 million nanotech punt.
11/24/2011 08:28:15 pm
Anyone can compete to get a quasicrystal tie (or scarf) - I just found this Technion competition on the eve of the Nobel Prize Ceremony! http://www.technioniit.com/2011/11/competition-win-quasicrystal-nobel.html
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