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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nology, the challenge is to build bigger — we can already make small molecules.
(A language warning: In recent years, nanotechnology has indeed been used to
mean "very small microtechnology"; for this usage, the answer to the above ...
And so the attempts to suppress the development of nanotech- nology succeed
only in suppressing the open development of nano- technology. But governments
cannot be sure that other governments are not developing it in secret, and they ...
Research in these directions is already worldwide, and just beginning to focus on
the objective of nanotech- nology. Already, it is easy to describe how known
devices and principles can be combined to build a primitive device able to guide
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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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