I feel old now...
Kinda feel like buying it now, just to encourage the trend.
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Looks like a story about Kerry vs. Bush is the current comment champ.
Although there have been speculations that water might adopt such a solid form, there has previously been no firm evidence that it might exist. What's more, all earlier quasicrystals have been mixtures of two or more components, making this the first to be composed of just one. So far, however, it's just a prediction based on computer simulations — the Utah group hasn't observed quasicrystalline water experimentally.
The amount of time between slipping on the peel and landing on the pavement is precisely 1 bananosecond.