Thursday, December 17, 2009

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas...

... but only if you look very, very closely.

Scientists in the UK have made a tiny snowman, one-fifth the width of a human hair.

The micro man is more Tin Man than Frosty though, built with two tiny tin beads, a platinum nose and ion beam etched features.

See here for the story.

[h/t: a loyal FoB]