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Unformatted text preview: Materials Science and Engineering in the News (up to 2.5% for each submission, up to 5% can be earned) Find a news story related to materials science and prepare a 2-slide PowerPoint summary and critique of it. Explain how the topic relates to what youve seen in class, look up the primary source for the story (most likely a journal article) and evaluate how well the journalist did in explaining the science. Did they get anything wrong? Was it misleading? Present your slides during a recitation section and then submit both the article and your slides. Instructors reserve the right to award less credit for poor effort. Deadline for Materials Science and Engineering in the News is the last recitation section on Tuesday, December 2, although any recitation through the quarter is acceptable for presentation....
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- Spring '10