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Old 15th January, 2009, 04:27 PM
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Bendy gadget future for graphene

A remarkable material called graphene could soon be used to make flexible and transparent high-speed electronics, researchers say.

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Hmmmm....ya know,....the entire universe is made out of the really very small... Just an obvious observation...":O}
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But, will we end up with a amazing wafer thin device, and a big fat battery attached to it?
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Maybe a big thin battery will do? A sheet of graphene, erstwhile graphite one atom thick. Amazing.
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But, will we end up with a amazing wafer thin device, and a big fat battery attached to it?
Who can say....who can say...?":O}
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It'd be funny if a fat battery was supplied with the wonder graphene sheet!
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