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Spot On

NIST contributed to improved safety standards by helping to illustrate the malfunction of a key bridge part. The

Coining Less Expensive Currency

Credit: K. Irvine/NIST When designing a new coin, U.S. government agencies such as NIST use a "dummy" imprint so as not

Data Driven

NIST accelerates the discovery of new materials critical to industry. NIST’s Material Measurement Lab provides

Winning Numbers

NIST Standard Reference Materials® help people in industry, academia, and government agencies have confidence in their