NanoBits: grab a piece of the nano building kit

If you ever played with those plastic toy kits as a kid, you may wanna see this. The team prefabricated nanoscale needles, to be picked up by nanogrippers inside a scanning electron microscope. These nanobits are then used as ultralong tips in Atomic Force Microscopes.
  Category: Fabrication techniques, instruments and processes
  Source: DTU/University of Oldenburg