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Never Say Never In The Nano-world
2014-04-01 17:09:23

Objects with sizes in the nanometer range, such as the molecular building blocks of living cells or nanotechnological devices, are continuously exposed to random collisions with surrounding molecules.

2011-06-01 23:44:13

From a laptop warming a knee to a supercomputer heating a room, the idea that computers generate heat is familiar to everyone.

2010-09-28 20:41:26

The second law of thermodynamics is a big hit with the beret-wearing college crowd because of its implicit existential crunch.

2008-10-02 12:03:52

U.S. scientists say they're turning to nanoelectronics to help solve the problem of computer heat generated by ever increasing processing speeds.


Word of the Day
honeyguide
  • Any of various tropical Old World birds of the family Indicatoridae, some species of which lead people or animals to the nests of wild honeybees. The birds eat the wax and larvae that remain after the nest has been destroyed for its honey.
Honeyguide birds have even been known to eat candles.