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Using a photocopy machine to make images of atoms

Xerox Enlargement Microscopy (XEM) is a cheap, simple, if poor, way to make large images of even the tiniest objects. One uses a photocopy machine, repeatedly.

The technique was introduced in an article in the March/April 1995 issue of the Annals of Improbable Research.

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