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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Tomorrow , the slow return to wilderness may begin , when nature need no
longer be seen as a storehouse of natural resources to ... Chapter 9 will discuss
just how little need be taken from nature to provide humans with wealth , and how
Tools originally developed by biochemists and biotechnologists to deal with
molecular machines found in nature can be redirected to make new molecular
machines . The expertise built up by chemists in more than a century of steady ...
An early example is the work of Wallace Carothers of Du Pont , who used a de
novo approach to studying the nature of proteins : Rather than trying to cut up
proteins , he tried to build up things starting with amino acids and other similar ...
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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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