Annals of Improbable Research (AIR)

Table of Contents for Volume 2, Issue 4, Jul/Aug 1996


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On the cover: This "micro-space shuttle" on the front cover is actually a photomicrograph (magnification approx.240,000) of a single layer of silver on a gold surface. THe fingerlike growth of the silver was diffusion-driven. Each shade represents a different atomic level. Photo: Michael Ross, Almaden Research Center, IBM Research Division, San Jose CA.

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