Salmon Sperm Silicon Storage Substitute

by duncanr

It’s not my plaice to question the thought processes of scientists, but you have to wonder what was going through the head of the person who came up with this idea !

“By adding a bit of silver to a thin layer of salmon sperm DNA and sandwiching it all between two electrodes, scientists have created a data storage device that could lead to a cheaper replacement for silicon”

Full story here – http://tinyurl.com/6lor2mu

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