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Making Better Ceramic Composites with Ice

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Science  27 Jan 2006:
Vol. 311, Issue 5760, pp. 479-480
DOI: 10.1126/science.1123220

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The tough structure of shellfish nacre has been replicated in a ceramic by a simple water-freezing method.