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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The growth of trade has motivated economic integration. Molecular
manufacturing will work against this trend as well, permitting radical
decentralization in economic terms. This will help groups that wish to step aside
from the stream of change ...
An economic crash grows more likely. A shift from friendly relationships to
peaceful hostility becomes an ominous possibility. The rise of multiple, nearly
equal centers of economic and technological capability provides incentives for
And after years of continuing turbulence, the net result is this: Japanese
economic power has grown, with other East Asian economies beginning to close
the gap. Their greater investment in long-range civilian R&D, with a focus since
the late ...
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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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