Do you have students who don't think science, especially chemistry is important? Have them read this article. Better yet, have science teachers use this as an authentic problem that students can read and study.
These are the kinds of problems and resources that are the foundation of authentic learning environments.
I thought you might be interested in the following story on TechnologyReview.com:
"TVs and Tablets to Get the "Retina Display" Treatment"
Gadget manufacturers are adopting a manufacturing technique that will significantly increase resolution in coming months.
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- Dr. Gary Ackerman