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June 24, 2016updated 22 Sep 2016 12:24pm

What is nanotechnology?

A world where everything is tiny, little, small.

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Nanotechnology is the engineering and manipulation of matter conducted at nanoscale, be it atomic, molecular and/or supermolecular.

The scale at which nanotechnology works is very tiny. One nanometer measures just a billionth of a meter. As an example, there are 25,400,000 nanometers in every inch.

Within the nanotechnology field, several nano technologies have emerge ,such as nanotubes, stretchable electronics, bleeding plastic, nano-nodes, and nanoantennas.

Click next to read about the four different generations of nanotechnology.

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