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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To succeed within a reasonable number of years, we may need to automate
much of the engineering process, including software engineering. Today's best
expert systems are nowhere near sophisticated enough. The software must be
able to ...
Surprisingly, substantial progress is being made with present techniques, without
even a rudimentary ability to perform cell surgery in a medical context. Some
researchers believe that aging is primarily the result of a fairly small number ...
Consider the northern white rhino, whose numbers have dropped to an estimated
thirty-two animals, or the California condor, of which only forty remain, all in
captivity. Even if biologists succeed in reestablishing these species — eight
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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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