Thursday, May 2, 2013

Pico Pic

A new world record has been set for tiniest movie.  Using a scanning tunneling microscope to move individual carbon monoxide molecules, IBM has produced a film entitled "A Boy And His Atom."  Watch it here.  Individual carbon monoxide molecules serve as pixels, and can only be observed when magnified 100 million times.  Follow the bouncing ball(ecules).

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