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Scientists Create Pair of Tweezers Small Enough to Pick Up Atoms

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Scientists Create Pair of Tweezers Small Enough to Pick Up Atoms

Scientists Create Pair of Tweezers Small Enough to Pick Up Atoms

Scientists Create Pair of Tweezers Small Enough to Pick Up Atoms

Only Available in Archive Formats.

In the world of nanotechnology, a human hair is the size of a redwood. Scientists begin to design tiny machines the size of molecules to perform computation or cellular surgery. But NPR's Alison Richards reports that they've lacked the tools to assemble them — until now.