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Editorial

How are we doing so far? p561

doi:10.1038/nmat975


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Commentary

The next twenty years pp563 - 565

Ian W. Boyd, Peter Glasow, Hermann G. Grimmeiss, Hanns-Ulrich Habermeier & Paul Siffert

doi:10.1038/nmat968


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Research News


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News and Views

Nanopores: The art of sucking spaghetti pp567 - 568

Robert Austin

doi:10.1038/nmat962


Carbon nanotubes: Four degrees of separation pp569 - 570

R. Bruce Weisman

doi:10.1038/nmat970


Zeolites: Ordered, disordered, collapsed pp571 - 572

Alexandra Navrotsky

doi:10.1038/nmat969


Biomimetics: From pulses to motors pp573 - 574

Constantinos Mavroidis & Atul Dubey

doi:10.1038/nmat973


Quantum dots: Resonant energy-transfer sensor pp575 - 576

Dale M. Willard & Alan Van Orden

doi:10.1038/nmat972


Material witness: Space myths p576

Philip Ball

doi:10.1038/nmat967


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Review

Molecular biomimetics: nanotechnology through biology pp577 - 585

Mehmet Sarikaya, Candan Tamerler, Alex K. -Y. Jen, Klaus Schulten & François Baneyx

doi:10.1038/nmat964

Subject Categories: Polymers | Biological materials | Nanoscale materials | Surface and thin films


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Letters

A family of ductile intermetallic compounds pp587 - 591

Karl Gschneidner, Jr, Alan Russell, Alexandra Pecharsky, James Morris, Zhehua Zhang, Thomas Lograsso, David Hsu, C.H. Chester Lo, Yiying Ye, Aaron Slager & David Kesse

doi:10.1038/nmat958

Subject Categories: Metals and alloys | Mechanical properties


Nanoporous carbide-derived carbon with tunable pore size pp591 - 594

Yury Gogotsi, Alexei Nikitin, Haihui Ye, Wei Zhou, John E. Fischer, Bo Yi, Henry C. Foley & Michel W. Barsoum

doi:10.1038/nmat957

Subject Categories: Nanoscale materials | Porous materials



ATP-independent contractile proteins from plants pp600 - 603

Michael Knoblauch, Gundula A. Noll, Torsten Müller, Dirk Prüfer, Ingrid Schneider-Hüther, Dörte Scharner, Aart J. E. van Bel & Winfried S. Peters

doi:10.1038/nmat960

Subject Category: Biological materials


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Articles



Correlating structure with fluorescence emission in phase-separated conjugated-polymer blends pp616 - 621

John Chappell, David G. Lidzey, Paul C. Jukes, Anthony M. Higgins, Richard L. Thompson, Stephen O'Connor, Ilaria Grizzi, Robert Fletcher, Jim O'Brien, Mark Geoghegan & Richard A. L. Jones

doi:10.1038/nmat959

Subject Categories: Metals and alloys | Optical, photonic and optoelectronic materials | Nanoscale materials


The rheology of collapsing zeolites amorphized by temperature and pressure pp622 - 629

G. N. Greaves, F. Meneau, A. Sapelkin, L. M. Colyer, I. ap Gwynn, S. Wade & G. Sankar

doi:10.1038/nmat963

Subject Categories: Glasses | Porous materials


Self-assembled nanoscale biosensors based on quantum dot FRET donors pp630 - 638

Igor L. Medintz, Aaron R. Clapp, Hedi Mattoussi, Ellen R. Goldman, Brent Fisher & J. Matthew Mauro

doi:10.1038/nmat961

Subject Categories: Sensors and biosensors | Nanoscale materials


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