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User Review  - nubianangel - Overstock.com

Engines of Creation is a very good book to help the 'non-scientist' get a grasp on the complexities of nano technology, where we are and where we could go with it. While it breaks the information ... Read full review

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User Review  - Move_and_Merge - LibraryThing

Originally published two decades ago, K. Eric Drexler's classic, thought-provoking examination of nanotechnology is every bit as relevant today, if not moreso. Presented in its entirety on Drexler's ... Read full review

Review: Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology

User Review  - Jim Clearman - Goodreads

A seminal and sober review of the emerging technology of Nanotechnology, Dr. Drexler writes from a position of practical knowledge. Read full review

Review: Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology

User Review  - Michael Lancashire - Goodreads

I read this book when I was about 16. I remember being inspired and convinced that we were, please pardon the cliche, "only ten years" away from the brave future Eric Drexler described. Well, as will ... Read full review

Review: Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology

User Review  - Tantra Bensko - Goodreads

Considering how long ago this was written, this is a visionary book on an important topic, and what he predicted is reasonable. I'd hoped to learn more detail and scientific explanation, but I guess that was too much to ask because of when the book came out. Read full review

Review: Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology

User Review  - SJ Hailey - Goodreads

Before you read this, look at the date it was written. Visionary author K Eric Drexler. Read full review

Review: Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology

User Review  - Hieu Cao - Goodreads

This book is really thought-provoking. It raises the question of how we should 'foresight' the future. Drexler points out that our perceptions of technology are inert. If we don't transform our ... Read full review

Review: Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology

User Review  - Adrian Herbez - Goodreads

great overview of the promise and perils of nanotech. slightly dated now, as nanotech has entered into the public eye, but this gets credit for first bringing it to public attention. Just finished ... Read full review

Review: Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology

User Review  - Aimme - Goodreads

This first book on nanotechnology (Doubleday 1986) introduces the subject from a more abstract and long-term perspective. Topics covered include nanotechnology's relationship to scientific knowledge ... Read full review

Review: Engines of Creation: The Coming Era of Nanotechnology

User Review  - Joshua - Goodreads

The future is in nanotechnology. This is one of the preeminent books on the subject. Wait another ten years and this will be like biotechnology is today. Read full review


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