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nanotech

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IBM's super-quiet nanotech research rooms (pictures)

At Big Blue's Zurich research lab, a nanotechnology center uses rooms that keep out vibrations, audio and radio noise, and magnetic fields so atomic-scale structures can be studied. Here's a look at the rooms.

8 Images By Oct. 18, 2013

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Laugh at spills, sweat with Silic stain-proof nanotech T-shirt

Silic is a concept T-shirt that promises to stay dry and repel water-based stains. It's raking in the funds on Kickstarter.

By Dec. 18, 2013

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Go ahead and spill on this nanotech menswear

Indochino's new line of menswear comes with a protective coating that supposedly repels liquids and stains and helps keep you smelling good.

By Jan. 19, 2013

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Nanotech 'sober pill' could one day de-drunk you

Newly developed nanocapsules could one day deliver alcohol-digesting enzymes into a person's system to quickly lower blood alcohol content.

By Feb. 19, 2013

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Nanotech device could step in for dogs to sniff out explosives

Scientists say their tech is inspired by the canine olfactory mucus layer, which absorbs and then concentrates airborne molecules.

By Nov. 20, 2012

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Viagra patch gets lift from nanotech

Nanotech fosters another big medical breakthrough: a Viagra patch. The high-tech drug delivery system promises faster acting, longer-lasting doses.

By Jul. 29, 2011

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New nanotech group eyes industry-ready systems

Caltech is teaming up with France's CEA-Leti to launch initiative designed to more quickly bring nanotechnology innovations to the marketplace.

By Oct. 15, 2010

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IBM's 35 atoms and the rise of nanotech

Don Eigler moved a single atom two decades ago. Since then, he and IBM have taken new steps in pursuing a dream of compact, power-efficient computing.

By Sep. 28, 2009

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Nanotech under a microscope

Stanford University scientists use the teensy technology to remove the membrane of a 1945 Mercury dime.

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Nov. 1, 2007

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Planet82: Putting nanotech to work

At CES 2007 in Las Vegas, ZDNet Executive Editor, David Berlind looks at a new nanotechnology for cameras that will help users detect images not normally seen in the dark.

Nov. 1, 2007