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1 posted on 03/28/2009 12:08:25 AM PDT by neverdem
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To: El Gato; Ernest_at_the_Beach; Robert A. Cook, PE; lepton; LadyDoc; jb6; tiamat; PGalt; Dianna; ...
Classic behavioural studies flawed

Geometer wins maths 'Nobel' - Abel prize awarded to Mikhail Leonidovich Gromov.

FReepmail me if you want on or off my health and science ping list.

2 posted on 03/28/2009 1:04:45 AM PDT by neverdem (Xin loi minh oi)
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The 'sticky' Casimir force can even be repulsive.
Hey, there are whole websites devoted to that proposition, but they're mostly teases trying to sell pay-per-view. Thanks neverdem.

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3 posted on 03/28/2009 4:31:53 AM PDT by SunkenCiv (https://secure.freerepublic.com/donate/____________________ Profile updated Monday, January 12, 2009)
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To: neverdem

bump


4 posted on 03/28/2009 11:10:19 AM PDT by indthkr
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To: neverdem
If they are right, it means that, while the Casimir force may cause 'stiction' in nanomachines – moving parts might stick together – it needn't cause friction.

Well that sucks. ;)

Maybe they should try some KY. ;)

5 posted on 03/28/2009 2:21:48 PM PDT by anymouse (God didn't write this sitcom we call life, he's just the critic.)
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