Posts Tagged: Nano

A Better View Rap

A Better View Rap

June 25, 2010

Check out this rap, as featured at the end of pod 10, by Jon Chase called A Better View. Along with the tune is loads of footage and images from the Science Photo Library made into a jaw-dropping music video.

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Droppin’ Science 5

Droppin’ Science 5

August 9, 2009

The latest on M&Ms, the HIV genome, transparent Aluminium and cheap nuclear fusion in the news. Plus the coolest objects shrunk to nanoscales, the science behind Will Ferrell’s new movie, some tips on how to boost your brain and plenty more.

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Nano Guitar

Nano Guitar

August 9, 2009

In pod 5 we counted down the Top 5 objects shrunk down to nano-scales and here is our winner: the nanoguitar. It was made back in 1997 by a team at Cornell who sculpted it out of a single crystal of silicon on an oxide substrate. At 10 micrometers long it truly is the world’s [...]

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Droppin’ Science 3

Droppin’ Science 3

July 12, 2009

News on sperm and brain cells, beer bellies, Inspector Gadget and a tiny robot. Plus some cringe-worthy science chat-up lines, funny molecule names, the science behind attraction and new movie Moon as well as tackling an age old question on the street.

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