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Materials Science/ Smart Materials Research 

Scientists are trying to understand the basic structure of materials and to invent new kinds of materials with unprecedented qualities. They are also working on "smart materials" which will incorporate the intelligence to sense their environment and self modify their structure or other characteristics.

Materials Science

Yahoo Materials Science Links
Los Alamos Labs Center for Materials Science
Smart Structures '97 & materials
material science links
Introduction to Materials Science (uiuc)
Materials Science Bookmarks (Gary Trammell - U of Illinois, Springfield)
Smart materials: intelliMat!
SMART TECHNOLOGIES (book description)

Artist Experimentation

Wilson - Links to lists of artists experimenting with emerging technologies

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