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2012-03-14 09:58:02

Austrian researchers have claimed the world speed record for the fastest 3D-nanoprint of objects smaller than a grain of sand. The team was able to produce a scale model of a Formula-1 racecar one-hundredth-of-an-inch in length in just over four minutes. The car was produced in about 100 layers, each consisting of about 200 single printed lines. The researchers at the Vienna University of Technology (TU Vienna) said their technique is far faster than similar devices out there. They said...


Word of the Day
cacodemon
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'
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