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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Looking through the goggles, you seem to be in a room with a table you know isn'
t really there and walls that seem too far away to fit in the simulation chamber. But
trickery with a treadmill floor makes the walk to the walls seem far enough, and ...
Again, everything seems to be made of quivering masses of fused marbles, each
an atom. "Welcome," says the tourguide, "to a 1990 concept for a molecular-
manufacturing plant. These exploratory engineering designs were never
intended for ...
After gazing at the final-assembly hall for several minutes, you notice that nothing
seems to have moved. Mere patience won't do: at the rate the smaller arms
moved in the hall behind you, each block must take months to complete, and the
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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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