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Microscope creates near-real-time videos of nanoscale processes

Engineers at MIT have designed an atomic force microscope that scans images 2,000 times faster than existing commercial models. With this new high-speed instrument, the team produced images of chemical processes taking place at the nano-scale at the rate close to real-time video. (Learn more:  http://news.mit.edu/2015/new-microsco...).

Video produced and edited by Melanie Gonick/MIT
Atomic force microscope videos courtesy of the researchers

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