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Nano, nano!

Posted August 15, 2011 7:07 AM

Nano-scale metal structures offer increased effectiveness for metal medical implants. They are also being developed as a strong, lightweight option for vehicles. What other uses for nano-metals do you see as being similarly significant? Are there barriers to the use of nano technology in these applications?

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