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Engineers create a better way to boil water -- with industrial, electronics applications


May 4, 2016

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Engineers at Oregon State University have found a new way to induce and control boiling bubble formation that may allow everything from industrial-sized boilers to advanced electronics to work better and last longer.Full Story

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