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How Is a Kindle Like a Cuttlefish


September 26, 2012

image of an iPad under water with fish Research out today from a multidisciplinary team headed by the University of Cincinnati examines parallels between e-Paper technology (the technology behind sunlight-readable devices like the Kindle) and biological organisms that change color. Full Story

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