Scientific X-Mas mood at the Department of Materials Science
We are heading hard for the third Advent – and thus clearly towards Christmas. In order to sweeten the remaining Advent time scientifically, we publish a materials science work of art from the Institute of General Materials Properties every few days – and invite you to guess, what it might be.
Before we dive right into the third round of our Christmas puzzle, here the solution to last one.
What is hidden behind this abstract Christmas star by Zhoucheng Xie:
The correct answer is: Fivefold twinned Nanowire
Today’s picture shows a house (or barn in Bethlehem?) that is illuminated by a star or halo.
What is really behind this artwork by Nicklas Volz?