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Contact: Liz Ahlberg
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Janus Sphere Group

Caption: Illinois researchers developed tiny spheres that attract in water to form “supermolecule” structures. Pictured from L-R: Qian Chen, Sung Chul Bae, Jonathan Whitmer, Steve Granick.

Credit: L. Brian Stauffer

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