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Storing data on DNA may not be practical, but it’s possible—and it sure sounds cool
Researchers stored an operating system and a short movie on DNA
Which Brands Of Hard Drive Are Most Likely To Fail?
A new analysis points fingers
DNA Can Store Your Digital Data For Up To 2,000 Years
Stop throwing all your data into a digital black hole
FYI: What’s The Most Durable Way To Store Information?
1. Engrave it on a piece of platinum. 2. Bury the platinum in the desert.
DNA Inside Cells Can Serve As Rewritable Data Storage
DNA is the blueprint for life, and now it can serve as a computer to monitor life’s processes. Bioengineers transformed … Continued
Using Heat to Record Information Could Improve Data Storage Speed a Hundred-Fold
An international team of researchers claims to have figured out a way to use ultrafast bursts of heat, rather than … Continued
World’s Smallest Memory Bit Stores Data Using Just 12 Atoms
The world’s smallest magnetic data storage unit is made of just 12 atoms, squeezing an entire byte into just 96 … Continued