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Engineers create transparent wood

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Wood is an amazing building material, but it rots, gets eaten, and blocks light. Engineers at the University of Maryland's Energy Research Center have developed a process to turn wood transparent — while making it stronger and more durable. Produced by Zach Wasser and Dave Mosher. Video courtesy of Maryland Nanocenter. Read more: http://www.techinsider.io/ FACEBOOK: https://www.facebook.com/techinsider TWITTER: https://twitter.com/techinsider INSTAGRAM: https://instagram.com/tech_insider/ TUMBLR: http://techinsider.tumblr.com/