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‘Wonder material’: Scientists create graphene in a kitchen blender

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Scientists have found that they can create high-quality graphene sheets using a kitchen blender and ordinary dishwasher detergent. The findings, published in the journal Nature Materials, outline a fresh way to create large amounts of this remarkable material — which could speed up the process toward putting them into future computers, smart coatings and solar cells.

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