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Old 05-09-2011, 06:54   #1
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Single-Molecule Electric Motor

Researchers have created the smallest electric motor ever devised.

The motor, made from a single molecule just a billionth of a metre across, is reported in Nature Nanotechnology.

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Experimental demonstration of a single-molecule electric motor : Nature Nanotechnology : Nature Publishing Group

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Old 05-09-2011, 09:50   #2
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Re: Single-Molecule Electric Motor

OK...now that is cool, and at 7200 rpms....oh yeah!
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Re: Single-Molecule Electric Motor

Cool, now bacteria can own a Prius.
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Re: Single-Molecule Electric Motor

DARPA has been doing something similar for a few years now...no telling whats going on with nano-tech..saw a mecanical bee one time..I thought it was the real thing till told otherwise.now they are going to have motors driving around in our bodys...chemical" Manchurian Candidate"..DVC
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