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Image 104
Nanosubmarine Attacks Fat Deposit

Image 104      
Title:   Nanosubmarine Attacks Fat Deposit  
Date:   1988  
Artist(s):   Unknown  
Image Size:   59,410 bytes   [CLICK to download]
Image Dimensions:   400 X 397 pixels    
Image Palette:   Color    
Image Size:   423,914 bytes   [CLICK to download]
Image Dimensions:   684 X 679 pixels    
Image Palette:   Color    
Image Description:   A nanomachine swimming through a capillary attacks a fat deposit (such as normally may accompany an arteriosclerotic lesion). The classic original image!
Copyright Info:   © Copyright 1988 by Scientific American. For reprint permission, please contact Scientific American, Inc., Permissions Department, 415 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10017, or at permissions@sciam.com.
Print Source(s):   A.K. Dewdney, "Nanotechnology -- Wherein Molecular Computers Control Tiny Circulatory Submarines," Scientific American 258 (January 1988):100-103 (101).
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