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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Their design used sliding molecular rods to position a molecular gripper much
like the gripper used at U . Brob , again using the surrounding liquid to control
which tool the gripper held . Instead of an AFM ' s electronic controls , they used
... it is a hinged contraption that grudgingly bends and extends in a few places to
suit a small range of preferred positions . ... adapt to an individual human body ,
and to a person ' s changing position , to consistently give comfortable support .
Again writing in Whole Earth Review , Terence McKenna suggests it “ would tend
to promote . . . a sense of the unity and balance of nature and of our own human
position within that dynamic and evolving balance . ” Perhaps people will learn ...
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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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