Latest Laws of thermodynamics Stories
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.
From a laptop warming a knee to a supercomputer heating a room, the idea that computers generate heat is familiar to everyone.
The second law of thermodynamics is a big hit with the beret-wearing college crowd because of its implicit existential crunch.
U.S. scientists say they're turning to nanoelectronics to help solve the problem of computer heat generated by ever increasing processing speeds.
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