Unbounding the Future: The Nanotechnology Revolution
A comprehensive, easy-to-understand handbook that explains what nanotechnology is and how it will revolutionize life in the future. The world's leading expert in the field, Drexler also examines the spectacular accomplishments that might result from a breakthrough: elimination of disease and pollution. 20 illustrations.
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This chapter provides those sketches and sets the stage for what follows . ... Later
chapters will show why we see molecular manufacturing as being almost
inevitable , yet for now it will suffice if enough people give enough thought to the
Since the concept of molecular nanotechnology was first laid out , scientists have
developed more powerful capabilities in chemistry and molecular manipulation (
see Chapter 4 ) . There is now a better picture of how those capabilities can ...
FIVE The Threshold of Nanotechnology n the last chapter , we looked at the state
of current research , but from there to the nanotechnology of even the Pocket
Library scenario is a leap . How will this gap be crossed ? In this chapter , we ...
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More speculation on the implications of nanotechnology—the manufacture of objects from the atoms up—that is likely, say the authors, to profoundly alter within our lifetimes the course of modern ... Read full review
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Nanotechnology sounds like a fantasy straight out of Star Wars , but then 50 years ago so did many of the things that we take for granted today--space exploration, computer chips, organ transplants ... Read full review
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