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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A SKETCH OF CONSEQUENCES The United States has become famous for its
obsession with the next year's elections and the next quarter's profits, and the
future be damned. Nonetheless, we are writing for normal human beings who
Ideas for future technologies may be termed mirai no ("of the future," a hope or a
goal), shorai-teki (an expected development, which might be twenty years away),
or kuso no ("imaginary" only, because contrary to physical law or economics).
Our actions, day by day, are taking us into one of those futures. Not to some
future of our present plans or dreams or nightmares, but to a real future, one that
will grow from the intended and unintended consequences of our actions, one
that 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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