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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sort the molecules to make sure the right kinds go to the right places . The belts
loop back and forth carrying big , knobby masses of molecules . Many of the
pulleys — rollers ? — press two belts together inside a housing with auxiliary
Pulling the whole network would tend to straighten the chains , but their writhing
motions would tend to coil them back up . This sort of network has been made : it
is called rubber . Rubber is weak mostly because the network is irregular .
There is a good reason to think that distributed technologies of this sort could be
adapted and extended to deal with the problem of protecting against novel
nanoweaponry . Failure to do so could mean disaster . Nonetheless , building ...
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