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How to manufacture the world’s thinnest super-strong substance in your kitchen, with a blender

From lab to kitchen, ‘wonder’ nanomaterial (via AFP) Graphene has been touted as a wonder material — the world’s thinnest substance, but super-strong. Now scientists say it is so easy to make you could produce some in your kitchen. Thus far, graphene has proven elusively hard to manufacture on an…

Graphene — as thin as an atom and 200 times stronger than steel — is the world’s new ‘wonder material’

Marc Abrahams, editor of Annals of Improbable Research and Guardian columnist, joins Hari Sreenivasan to talk about graphene, the world’s new wonder material. The substance, as thin as an atom, is 200 times stronger than steel. Editor’…  …