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March 26th, 2007

Welcome to the world of nanotechnology

Abstract:
A shiny new building rises from the snowy campus of the University of Alberta, a brash, imposing upstart amid the older faculties of physics, chemistry and engineering.

Inside this glass and steel fortress, a series of locked doors lead down gleaming white corridors to laboratories housing

$45-million worth of the most sophisticated microscopes on the planet. Here, scientists are doing what Isaac Newton and Albert Einstein could only have dreamed: they're playing with actual atoms, pushing around molecules and creating entirely new kinds of matter.

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