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New Solar Cell Absorbs and Emits Light

Thu, 2013-01-03 09:59 -- llancaster

Scientists have created a more efficient solar cell
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Jan 3 2013 - 10:00am
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The Solar Cell That Also Shines

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  1. Solar cell - A device that converts sunlight into electricity.
  2. Gallium arsenide - A compound made from gallium and arsenic which can emit light.
  3. Emit - To send out or give off.
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