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May 27th, 2010

The coming age of diamond

Abstract:
...developments in the fields of physics and nanotechnology are proving that diamonds can be used for far more interesting things than plain old seduction.

In fact this physicist's ‘new best friend' is popping up all over the show and playing a starring role in new research into bionic eyes, delicate new lasers, tamper proof communication and prosthetic knees. According to David Awschalom, a quantum physicist at the University of California in Santa Barbara, we're on the verge of 'the Diamond Age'.

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