Research Across the Universe Spans Multibillion-Dollar Industry at Home

Sunday, March 27, 2011 - 18:30 in Mathematics & Economics

Nobel laureate Harold Kroto said that humanity's age-old quest to understand what's going on millions and billions of miles across the galaxy are having enormous and unexpected payoffs here on Earth, including the birth of a new, multibillion-dollar-per-year nanotechnology industry. His talk is part of a special symposium on the chemistry of natural resources during the 241st American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting.

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