How Carbon Nanotubes Will Change the World

Publisert 8. mai. 2021
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    • This is probably the shit in the vaccine.

    • Would you mind giving your take on carbon nanotubes being grouped into a single classification by the SIN and the implications that could have for applicability?

    • why does everything come back to Cat Theory?

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  • How the nature or environment will handle the waste materials from carbon nanotubes?

  • Carbon nanotubes were supposed to change the world 20 years ago. When's it gonna start?

  • 5:10 Sorry engineers, physicists are terrible at naming things.

  • All this possible progress from this article and all you care about is a space elevator?

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  • i say 10 years

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  • Nanotubes in my brain. No thanks

  • The Carbon Nanotube is the material of the future, and always will be!!!

  • >Real Engineering >Mentioned space elevators >How Carbon Nanotubes Will Change The World To what degree? Because making slightly better adhesive tape isn't going to make AGI a reality.

  • Would be interesting to see if a successful carbon nanotube composite could be laminated into infantry body armor. Ultra light, ultra strong. Would definitely change the game.

  • Remember over 10 years ago when everyone thought graphene would change the world by now? How did that go?

  • Been hearing about this since I was a fetus.

  • Can someone please tell me how to get carbon nan0tubes, smart dust and neural dust out of my body. I am a victim of non consensual human experimentation. I am being murdered in plain sight. I have carbon nanotubes and nanoantennas growing out of almost every pore in my body.

  • Makes perfect sense to me.🤔🙄

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  • Great video but was anyone else mildly annoyed by how he pronounced deposition? Lol

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  • Mbkhd

  • “It’s in everything we eat” Meanwhile, Issac Newton drinking liquid mercury...

  • Go Carbon

  • Mbkhd lol

  • The next Ironman suit.

  • Who ever made all those electrons is not just smart, extremely wise. If you tell me that no one created them and everything simply was, i'm gonna call you a religious lunatic.

  • 13:48 I love how he used the word 'impregnated' instead of injected 😂

  • 13:15 Bless the people who have the minds to figure these things out.

  • Engineers and scientists: “This technology will allow a new generation of structural engineering feet’s to become possible, such as the space elevator”. Me: Stronk Hamook

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  • Great. Another product that never degrades.

  • This is old technology, and we just rediscover it.

  • Is it possible to harvest the Carbon Dioxide from the atmospher then make it as carbon nanotube?

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  • Can i buy this?

  • Deposition (from deposit ) NOT disposition.

  • You explain it so well! Of course the visuals help A LOT.

  • Reading the posts here... everybody is in awe... now wake up ! I'm in IT... so I'm a slave to technology. Carbon nanotubes are a serious technological advancement but, since most humans can't acquiesce that we are a careless spiecies, to what extent nanotubes is an advancement when : "Anthropogenic carbon nanotubes were found in all samples, indicating that humans routinely breathe such nanostructures." Look it up... most of us already have some in our lungs. " is well established that long carbon nanotubes (Poland et al., 2008) and large aggregates of short ones (Kolosnjaj-Tabi et al., 2010) can induce a granulomatous reaction. Based on asbestos-like pathogenicity, it is believed that bio-persistent fiber-shaped nanomaterials that deposit in the lungs can cause oxidative stress and inflammation and could translocate to the pleura, ultimately leading to fibroplasia and neoplasia in the lungs and the pleura (Guarnieri and Balmes, 2014). " posted in here by DawgPro 4 weeks ago

  • I understand the why, but it's really sad to think that many many innovations are still in "development" simply because their current state is too expensive (in terms of money) to produce

  • It's been around for a while now but nobody has found any use for it yet. Unless you make a fiber out of it it's useless.

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  • What about gold nanotubes?

  • gain Space elevators are the stupidest launch assist option.

  • Ok been hearing about this for over 20 years when will this even scratch its potential

  • Carbon nanotubes have been around for 20 years...but always 10 years away from a 'major' breakthrough...similar to fusion energy - eternally 20 years away!

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  • Deposition not disposition. Great video though.

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  • Congrats to those who could understand. I couldn't

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  • Moral : Caribbean nanotubes are revolutionary!

  • Came for Engineering Video, but sat through a chemistry class on chemical bonds and their physical manifestation. It was a great video.

  • I had to study this in school. But now I understood

  • You said MBKHD. Its MKBHD. Fire your editor lol

  • Ok so all thats needed to do now is .. to extract the man made carbon in the atmosphere and make carbon nano tubes. win win

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  • It sounds aot like graphene, but which is stronger CNT or graphene

  • Yoo, I feel I'm back in school learning these s and p orbitals.. completely forgot all these which we had in chemistry in Class 12

  • Could carbon nanotubes be used to bypass a break in damaged spinal column?

  • JEE

  • I came here from Spidermans webbing and found that the hybridization and orbitals doesn't really sucks that way our teacher said coz I'm really studying about it now from school and didn't quite understand it but i can

  • Carbon nanotubes will one day be used to deliver small jets of water vapor and live coronavirus particles and will be near invisible to the naked eye, making them possible to be hidden in literally anything. Oh wait, they already have that.....

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  • Z or Zed?

  • E = MC^2 stupid virus sperm Virus sperm are extremely sophisticated, virus sperm nuclear decay 1 proton create 91,7 voltage create energy for sperm to swim, the function of viral sperms is to generate electricity for cells human and animals cells E = MC^2 does not generate energy for the cells

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  • Space elevators will also need to take into consideration the gravitational pull forces on the earth itself. At the equator even the slightest pull of satellite connected to the planet could easily change the orbital path of earth itself. Food for thought.

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  • So for creating cyborgs from humans basically. Just to clarify what you are voting for.

  • Great video! I hope this technology will develop fast.

  • I love when electron orbitals and their change are put in videos. It's so rare to see. But I like to see how atoms actually "look" (even if these are still partially for illustrative purposes).

  • Think more about the hexagon shape and hybridisation that enables that -- reflection on strength, bonds, sharing, structure/network/community-building

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  • People have been talking about these for a decade already. Where they at

  • copper nanotubes are better, as their abbreviation is Cu NT

  • You explained whole of my chemical bonding chapter in this video😅thnkyou

  • If lectures were presented like this while I was a student, I'd be Einstein by now

  • space elevator is dumb!


  • This concept of space elevators by use of cnts was given Makar et al

  • desposition!!!

  • I heard, "zed" bout third way through. P zed orbital. 😂 ZEE!!!!

  • JEE preparartion ka pura chemistry yaad aa gaya !!.. Amazing video it is

  • Thanx for explaining orbital stuff to me... I'm still confused about the naming of hybrid orbitals, but less confused about how they work.

  • Deposition & disposition are not the same word.

  • Can we get an insane engineering of Yamato or Iowa class battleships

  • Now how did these get into Damascus steel

  • Nothing is going to change, nanotubes, the machinery needed to create them, the machinery needed to create those machines + raw material, the machinery needed to... will be in short supply.

  • since 30 years now, we listen how much the future is graphene. Stop that. Don't you eat enough money from the taxpayer? 30 years of empty promises are way too much....

    • @Low Eel molecular materials are just too young. Only 200 years ago did humans produce aluminum, the only reason it got quickly developed was because it was a metal. Ceramics goes back way before copper.

    • @Matias Su there was too much to develop, and a little came out. This is the point. Compared with 5 years if investments in ceramic materials, 30 years of grahene filled newspapers of empty promises, and then produced very little...

    • @Low Eel because ceramics are far ahead. Graphene was new, there was still much to develop. I get what you meant now, you are angry/disappointed that fundsand manpower were taken from ceramics.

    • @Matias Su because in Europe most of funds were and are from taxes. (also university is paid from taxes, we don't have "student debt", university is effordable). But what I see is, a very productive sector, about ceramics, was abandoned bcause of this hype, the buzzword "graphene". Which, at the current state of art, after 30 years, gave us 10% of what research on ceramic materials can give in 5 years. Never research money were so little productive as with Graphene.

    • @Low Eel I don'tunderstand why you say eat taxmoney. The only group who would use money in that would be the rich like those from Silicon Valley. Us poor don't. Politicians don't have anything to gain from publicity.

  • I thought when I first heard of this there was going to be an attempt to use it as a filter to make ocean water drinkable ?

    • Drinking from a carbon nanostraw