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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Probably none represent exactly what will happen , but in aggregate they give a
deep sense of the kind of thing that will happen . Strategies of how to stay ahead
of the process are proposed , but the ultimate responsibility for the wholesome ...
... the pre - space age year of 1950 , nineteen years before the Apollo 11 landing
and seven years before the shock of Sputnik . Those who understand it expect it
to happen , but without the cost and uncertainty of a grand national commitment .
Nobel Laureate Howard M . Temin has said , “ I think that we can very confidently
say that this can ' t happen . ” Nobel Laureate Joshua Lederberg , president of
Rockefeller University in New York City , replied , “ I don ' t share your confidence
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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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