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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Wow— I've got PCBs!" In a moment, grinning scouts are mapping and tracing the
spill. Decades ago, a truck with a leaking load of chemical waste snuck down the
old logging road, leaving a thin toxic trail. That trail leads them to a deep ravine, ...
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 toxic ...
Nanomedicine will offer alternatives to flooding the body with a possibly toxic
chemical. Often, one wants to affect just one target: just the stomach, or perhaps
just the ulcer. An antibiotic or antiviral treatment should fight specific bacteria or ...
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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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