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Turbulent beginnings

An inspired experimental approach sheds light on the formation of active turbulence in a system of microtubules and molecular motors. The emergent scaling behaviour takes us a step closer to understanding how activity begets turbulence.

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Fig. 1: Transition to turbulence.


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Fraden, S. Turbulent beginnings. Nat. Phys. 15, 311–312 (2019).

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