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AMERICA REVEALED

The Microchip

  • Aired: 04/11/2012
  • Rating: NR
Yul speaks to Intel engineer, Tammy Westall at the intel microchip manufacturing factory in Chandler, Arizona. Tammi explains how overtime through innovation and continuing advances in technology the size of the microchip has shrunk to microscopic proportions, so now they are now smaller than a strand of hair.
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