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Science  23 May 2003:
Vol. 300, Issue 5623, pp. 1219
DOI: 10.1126/science.300.5623.1219

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In the 18 May issue of Nature Materials, chemists take a step toward creating ultracheap solar cells. They report success with a material that can withstand blistering temperatures for over a month at a time, a key industry benchmark.