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July 21st, 2006

The Nanobots Are Coming

Abstract:
Hat tip to Foresight's Nanodot blog for this pointer to an interesting PC Magazine article. Here's the scoop:

Carnegie Mellon University is building micro-bots with an eye toward nano-bots. According to the article, the CMU lab has a diverse set of equipment for fabricating and studying microscale structures. They are currently working on swimming and water-walking robots, with bacterial motors attached. The robots are micro, but the motors are nano -- an interesting hybrid.

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