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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WILL MICROTECHNOLOGY LEAD TO NANOTECHNOLOGY ? Can bulldozers
can be used to make wristwatches ? At most , they can help to build factories in
which watches are made . Though there could be surprises , the relevance of ...
The above scenario is simple , but it seems realistic in its basic outlines : lower
costs can lead to lower costs . How far this process can go is hard to estimate
precisely , but it could go far indeed . POWER Too CHEAP TO METER ?
The first , slow assemblers will lead to products that include better assemblers .
Machines able to put molecules together to make molecular machines will lead to
a spiral of falling costs and improving quality , ultimately yielding many results ...
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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
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
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