What's the Difference Between Harry Potter and Nanotechnology?
What is the difference between Harry Potter and nanotechnology? Answer: they both look like magic but only one really is! Imagine materials as light as plastic and as strong as steel; car batteries that make gasoline look like steam power; or cancer treatments that selectively target diseased cells. Using nanotechnology, researchers are pushing the boundaries of what is possible, and making the dreams of yesterday the reality of tomorrow.
August 6, 2007