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2011-10-14 09:36:17

Learning the rules for consistently arranging nanoparticles, like nature arranges atoms into molecules and materials, has been a goal of scientists for quite some time because doing so is essential to capitalize on nanotechnology's potential for broad application.

2011-08-24 21:38:44

With the curtain about to rise on a much-anticipated new era of "nanoagriculture" — using nanotechnology to boost the productivity of plants for food, fuel, and other uses — scientists are describing huge gaps in knowledge about the effects of nanoparticles on corn, tomatoes, rice and other food crops.

2011-08-02 00:00:30

Nanotechnology continues to transform a wide variety of processes and Elsevier shares these nanotechnology breakthroughs through books and journals. Waltham, MA (PRWEB) August 01, 2011 Nanotechnology continues to transform a wide variety of processes and Elsevier shares these nanotechnology breakthroughs through books and journals.

2011-06-09 13:33:00

Agency outlines roadmap for discussion on nanotechnology in regulated products SILVER SPRING, Md., June 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The U.S.

2011-06-03 16:57:00

NEW YORK, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Nowadays, the word Nanotechnology became a buzz word that fascinates, puzzles, intimidates but for sure draws everybody's interest and attention. Let's remind ourselves that the prefix "nano" denotes a fraction of one-billionths of ...

2011-05-19 10:00:00

SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The 2012 federal budget recommends the allocation of $2.1 billion to the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI), a federal interagency research and development program that studies the imaging, measuring, modeling, and manipulation of matter at the nanoscale--a measurement of particles between 1 and 100 nanometers (1 billionth of a meter) in size.

2011-04-12 14:08:10

A new study finds that the general public thinks getting a suntan poses a greater public health risk than nanotechnology or other nanoparticle applications.


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aphotic
  • Having no light.
  • Of or relating to the region of a body of water that is not reached by sunlight and in which photosynthesis is unable to occur.
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