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.
Results 1-3 of 30
On the right is diamond — the same atoms arranged in a different pattern . held
together by stronger forces , and so they can be structurally stronger and able to
withstand higher temperatures . The forces are not very directional , though , and
These avoid the limitations of steel wheels on steel rails by using magnetic forces
to “ fly ” the train along a special track . Magnetic trains can reach aircraft speeds
at ground level . On long runs through evacuated tunnels , they can reach ...
Yet for all its force , this pressure is spread desperately thin , fighting enormous
resistance rooted in economic forces . But if these economic forces vanish , the
opposition will crumble . Often , the key to success in battle is to give one ' s ...
What people are saying - Write a review
UNBOUNDING THE FUTURE: The Nanotechnology RevolutionUser Review - Kirkus
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
Unbounding the future: the nanotechnology revolutionUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
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
The Molecular World
10 other sections not shown