IBM’s Dancing Atoms

IBM has made a stop-motion filmA Boy and His Atom—using individual atoms as pixels, in what Guinness has acknowledged is the world’s smallest movie. You can read more about it at Ars Technica and The Verge, but suffice it to say your mind should be blown away when you consider IBM made a short movie by manipulating individual atoms through a scanning tunneling microscope, captured each image, and magnified them to over 100 million times its actual size.

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