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Detecting Tiny Individual Nanoparticles With Newly Developed Sensor
2014-09-02 03:50:04

Nanoparticles, engineered materials about a billionth of a meter in size, are around us every day.

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2011-06-29 08:31:44

A microlaser no bigger than a pinprick can accurately detect and count individual viruses, the particles that jumpstart cloud formation or those that contaminate the air we breathe.


Word of the Day
adustion
  • The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
  • In medicine, cauterization.
The word 'adustion' comes from the Latin 'adustio', 'burning'.
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