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January 5th, 2007

Boosting nanotechnology in Va.

Researchers and high-tech entrepreneurs in Virginia want to foster the growth of nanotechnology, a science performed on a magnitude thousands of times smaller than the thickness of a human hair.

The buzz surrounding nanotechnology isn't just about the science alone, but rather how its manipulation of materials can enhance traditional industries -- from development of alternative energy sources to stronger military armor and improved disease treatments.


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