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'Cellborg' : Microbe and machine merged

Posted on Sunday, 30 October, 2005 | Comment icon 2 comments

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"Fully merging microbe and machine for the first time, scientists have created gold-plated bacteria that can sense humidity."

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Comment icon #1 Posted by darkknight on 31 October, 2005, 19:14
a chip only 30 nanometers. great advancement
Comment icon #2 Posted by STIX on 31 October, 2005, 20:33
thats creepy, i'd hate to be those bacteria

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