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Stronger Than Steel, Novel Metals Are as Moldable as Plastic

From Science Daily:

ScienceDaily (Feb. 28, 2011) — Imagine a material that’s stronger than steel, but just as versatile as plastic, able to take on a seemingly endless variety of forms. For decades, materials scientists have been trying to come up with just such an ideal substance, one that could be molded into complex shapes with the same ease and low expense as plastic but without sacrificing the strength and durability of metal.

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