Colorful solar cells prepared by scientists at the Institute of Materials Science of Seville. Photo courtesy of Miguel Anaya.

Colorful solar cells prepared by scientists at the Institute of Materials Science of Seville, Spain. Photo courtesy of Miguel Anaya.

By XiaoZhi Lim
Science

Sure, solar panels are good for the environment, but they’re so … boring. Now scientists have found a way to spice things up. In a study published online this month in Nano Letters, researchers describe making solar cells in several colors (pictured) that still perform efficiently.

Continue reading at Science. Originally published on Feb 9, 2015.

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