Conductive Volley Gamefrom the Nobel e-Museum. We have been taught that plastics, unlike metals, do not conduct electricity. Plastic is used as insulation around the copper wires in ordinary electrical cables. However, the prize winners of the 2000 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, Alan Heeger, Alan G. MacDiarmid and Hideki Shirakawa, were rewarded for their revolutionary discovery that plastic can, after certain modifications, be made electrically conductive.
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