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The Really Big Things We Can Expect From Really Tiny Microbots - The Washington Post


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Wilde
- 1141 days ago - washingtonpost.com
Researchers from the University of California-San Diego have created 3D-printed "microfish" - each 120 microns long and 30 microns thick (thinner than a strand of human hair) - that can swim around in fluids and then perform tasks such as detect and neutr



   

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Wilde Thange (10)
Tuesday September 1, 2015, 5:58 pm
I can see them wonderfully weaponized as soon as possible to deliver poisons to specific spot and even eat us up from the inside out. Micro-assassins like micro-drones.
 

Darren Woolsey (218)
Wednesday September 2, 2015, 11:44 am
Sounds very promising. . .
 

Roger G (148)
Thursday September 3, 2015, 12:07 pm
noted, thanks
 

Lawrence D (3)
Thursday September 3, 2015, 12:49 pm
Technology the dual tool can be used for good as well as abuse.
 

Birgit W (160)
Thursday September 3, 2015, 2:50 pm
.. and what happens when they end up in our oceans? I am against it. Noted.
 

Adrienne L (9)
Thursday September 3, 2015, 3:01 pm
Thanks for sharing.
 

Lois Jordan (63)
Thursday September 3, 2015, 3:51 pm
Noted. Very interesting; thanks for posting, Milde. Seems like science fiction is becoming science fact.
 

Lois Jordan (63)
Thursday September 3, 2015, 3:59 pm
Noted. Very interesting; thanks for posting, Milde. Seems like science fiction is becoming science fact.
 

Wilde Thange (10)
Thursday September 3, 2015, 5:48 pm
Or end up in all the creatures of the ocean and our blood streams too.
 

Jonathan Harper (0)
Friday September 4, 2015, 1:36 am
noted, thanks
 

Jennifer Manzi (175)
Friday September 4, 2015, 5:20 am
tyfs
 
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