The embassy's Councilor for Public Affairs William Ostic told Reuters that he telephoned LLamazares Saturday to apologize for the error.
Calling this an error, while clearly occurred on intention, is again a defamation. Calling it an error because he's a politician is not better at all.
no bigger than 10 square nanometers — a pinhead has a diameter of 1 million nanometers
Why not compare area to area: A diameter of 1 million nanometers is 1000000 ^ 2 * pi = about 3140000000000 square nanometers.
this was a very unscientific study, with a very small sample size, and really shouldn't be front page on slashdot.
you must be new here...
We don't know one millionth of one percent about anything.