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“Mythical unicorn” material is found

The quest for the first ideal bulk topological insulator may finally be over, 8 years after these fantastic quantum materials were first predicted, I reported this week for Nature. As my colleague Geoff Brumfiel says on Slashdot, it’s kind of like finding the mythical unicorn of materials science.

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