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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Molecular nanotechnology will emerge step by step . Major milestones , such as
the engineering of proteins and the positioning of individual atoms , have already
been passed . To get a sense of the likely pace of developments , we need to ...
Step by step , you build up a precise molecular structure . Each step takes only
seconds . Molecular tools pop into the ... It can perform a variety of steps , but isn '
t as flexible and capable as an advanced assembler . In short , it is hardly the last
With care , sources of chemical pollution — even of excess carbon dioxide — can
, step by step , be eliminated . This includes the pollutants responsible for acid
rain , as well as ozone - destroying gases , greenhouse gases , oil spills , and ...
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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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