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  • There are no buckyball fullerene in "buckypaper", just as there is none in "smart paper" - the fullerene molecules are too tiny to be seen as pixels or be colored white on one side and black on another - en masse they are yellow powder, but color is a concept not applicable to a single "buckyball" molecule.

    Buckypaper and the End of Print Literature

  • There are no buckyball fullerene in "buckypaper", just as there is none in "smart paper" - the fullerene molecules are too tiny to be seen as pixels or be colored white on one side and black on another - en masse they are yellow powder, but color is a concept not applicable to a single "buckyball" molecule.

    Archive 2005-10-01

  • Opening Up Education: The Collective Advancement of Education through Open Technology, Open Content, and Open Knowledge Future planes, cars may be made of 'buckypaper' - It's called "buckypaper" and looks a lot like ordinary carbon paper, but don't be fooled by the cute name or flimsy appearance. ...

    Megite Technology News: What's Happening Right Now

  • Opening Up Education: The Collective Advancement of Education through Open Technology, Open Content, and Open Knowledge Future planes, cars may be made of 'buckypaper' - It's called "buckypaper" and looks a lot like ordinary carbon paper, but don't be fooled by the cute name or flimsy appearance.

    Megite Technology News: What's Happening Right Now

  • Future planes, cars may be made of 'buckypaper' - It's called "buckypaper" and looks a lot like ordinary carbon paper, but don't be fooled by the cute name or flimsy appearance. ...

    Megite Technology News: What's Happening Right Now

  • Scientists say 'buckypaper' -- made from tube-shaped carbon molecules 50,000 times thinner than a human hair -- could revolutionize the way the way everything from airplanes to TVs are made.

    Megite Technology News: What's Happening Right Now

  • Scientists say 'buckypaper' -- made from tube-shaped carbon molecules 50,000 times thinner than a human hair -- could revolutionize the way the way everything from airplanes to TVs are made.

    Megite Technology News: What's Happening Right Now

  • Scientists say 'buckypaper' -- made from tube-shaped carbon molecules 50,000 times thinner than a human hair -- could revolutionize the way the way everything from airplanes to TVs are made.

    Megite Technology News: What's Happening Right Now

  • Scientists say 'buckypaper' -- made from tube-shaped carbon molecules 50,000 times thinner than a human hair -- could revolutionize the way the way everything from airplanes to TVs are made.

    Megite Technology News: What's Happening Right Now

  • Scientists say 'buckypaper' -- made from tube-shaped carbon molecules 50,000 times thinner than a human hair -- could revolutionize the way the way everything from airplanes to TVs are made.

    Megite Technology News: What's Happening Right Now

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  • Yahoo: 'The surprise guest was a molecule with 60 carbon atoms shaped like a soccer ball. To Kroto, it also looked like the geodesic domes promoted by Buckminster Fuller, an architect, inventor and futurist. That inspired Kroto to name the new molecule buckminsterfullerene, or buckyballs for short.

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    'Researchers at Smalley's laboratory then inadvertently found that the tubes would stick together when disbursed in a liquid suspension and filtered through a fine mesh, producing a thin film — buckypaper.'

    October 18, 2008

  • Interesting. I just saw this article at cnn.com.

    October 21, 2008

  • As a product name it doesn't really inspire confidence!

    October 21, 2008

  • Fascinating article!

    October 21, 2008