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September 17th, 2006

Tiny is the next big thing

Jim Diffily has always been drawn to the bigger aspects of Earth and life. The curator of the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History, a geologist by trade, has spent more than 20 years studying rocks and dinosaurs.

"The public just doesn't have a clue what this nano business is about," Diffily said. "It's going to be a big part of our future, from electronics and drugs, from consumer goods and medicine. The list goes on and on."


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