::::::::The primary use of Nanobots is to kill the last percentage of a planet's population, which is usually harder to infect by using only Bacteria.
Just like Bacteria, Nanobots are lost when attacking a [[ Planets|'''planet''']] or entering a '''[[Black Hole]]'''.
::::::::[[Research#Nanobot Production|'''Nanobot Production''']] is unlocked after destroying the fifth planet. Nanobots can be produced by [[Resources#Scientists|Scientists]].
::::::::After researching '''[[Quantum Robotics]]''' at the '''[[Dark Matter Institute]]''', the player has a 0.1% chance to produce a Nanobot on tap. Dark Matter Institute also has
the '''[[ Dark Engineering]] ''' technology, which increases Nanobot strength by 25%.
::::::::After [[Atreria]], all planets have [[Planets#Nanobot Resistance|'''Nanobot resistance''']], which reduces Nanobot strength. Nanobot strength is not influenced by added [[Infectivity|infectivity bonus]].