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January 11th, 2007

Nanotech Will Heat Up

It's already in beauty products, the finish on cars, and in Eddie Bauer khakis. Scientists now know that when materials like metals are broken down into particles the size of a few atoms—called nanoparticles—their properties change, enabling a host of innovations like stronger, lighter tennis rackets, better flash drives, and stain-resistant fabrics. Some day, it might provide cheap solar energy in homes across the world.


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