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Carbon nanofiber is an extremely strong material used primarily by humans. Its primary function is use in strands for Space Elevators, for lifting extremely heavy objects, due to its great strength.[1] Carbon
Carbon nanofiber

A Carbon nanofiber on moleculair scale

nanofibers with graphene layers wrapped into perfect cylinders are called Carbon Nanotubes.


  1. Halo: Contact Harvest, page 28