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February 1st, 2004

Applications Abound For Unique Physical, Chemical Properties

Imagine a pair of tweezers so fine they can grasp not just a hair but a single atom 1/100,000th the width of that hair. Such tools exist and made possible the birth of nanotechnology -- the quickly growing field of engineering that deals with things on the scale of a few billionths of a meter.

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