Scientists create “impossible material”—dubbed Upsalite—by accident

Scientists create “impossible material”—dubbed Upsalite—by accident

Researchers in Uppsala, Sweden, accidentally left a reaction running over the weekend and ended up solving a century-old chemistry problem. Their work has led to the development of new material, dubbed Upsalite, with remarkable water-binding properties.

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via Pocket http://arstechnica.com/science/2013/08/scientists-make-impossible-material-dubbed-upsalite-by-accident/

August 18, 2013 at 02:19PM

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