Extraordinary coin, the first that uses the special NANO Technology. A detailed map of the world is packed onto the size of a finger nail and it is set on the coin reverse. With a resolution of an incredible 155 megapixels is engraved with the technology of microelectronics on an ultra-planar Nano chip. This unique and extremely rare coin features an insert of a nano-chip in which is packed a detailed map of the world onto the size of a finger nail. By using a standard optical microscope the map can be visualized in all his details. The coins obverse depicts the Raphael Maklouf effigy of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the monetary denomination. Mans curiosity as well as the drive to research is unlimited. It is of burning interest for us to know what lies behind our neighbours hedge, the next hill or the horizon. We have explored the highest heights and the deepest depths of the earth. We have stood on the moon and would like to go to Mars. Our telescopes observe starburst-galaxies millions of light years away. At the same time we are advancing into the tiniest matter. We decipher our DNA, search for the Higgs particles and accelerate protons. A millionth of a nanometre – and one nanometre equates to one millionth of a millimetre! We have made use of the latest technology and packed a detailed map of the world onto the size of a finger nail. A resolution of an incredible 155 megapixels is engraved with the technology of microelectronics on an ultra-planar Nano chip, which is produced in a dust free environment out of high purity quartz and in an extreme vacuum. The item “NANO EARTH World In Your Hand Silver Coin 10$ Cook Islands 2012″ is in sale since Saturday, October 27, 2012. This item is in the category “Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Australia & Oceania\Other Oceania Coins”. The seller is “powercoin_italy” and is located in Roma. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Circulated/Uncirculated: Uncirculated
- Year: 2012
- Composition: Silver
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Cook Islands