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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Since biomolecules already form such complex devices , it ' s easy to see that
advanced protein engineering could be used to build first - generation
nanomachines . IF WE CAN MAKE PROTEINS , WHY AREN ' T WE BUILDING
ter , assemblers made it easy to build what was designed , and fast production
and testing made molecular engineering as easy as playing with software .
Assemblers got better , faster , and cheaper . Researchers used assemblers to
... chemicals over the land and sea . Everything is expensive , so companies
skimp on even the half - effective pollution controls that we know how to build .
Nanotechnology will mean greater control of matter , making it easy to avoid
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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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