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Scanning Microscope Computer

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3. The Technical Center has some of the coolest tools ever, and a few have names that are real tongue-twisters. Some are proprietary, and thus secret. One of the workhorse machines is this scanning electron microscope. It allows chemists to micro-analyze the microscopic interface of rubber to rubber, or rubber to steel (for instance), on a molecular level.

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