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With inexpensive energy and equipment able to work at the molecular level,
these wastes can be converted into harmless forms. Many need never be
produced in the first place. Other toxic wastes contain toxic elements, such as
lead, mercury, ...
As protein chemist Bill DeGrado notes, "Probably the first use you may see would
be in diagnostics: being able to take a tiny amount of blood from somebody, just a
pinprick, and diagnose for a hundred different things. Biological systems are ...
Merely fighting organisms in the bloodstream would be a major advance, cutting
their numbers and inhibiting their spread. Roving medical nanomachines, though
, will be able to hunt down invaders throughout the body and eliminate them ...
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UNBOUNDING THE FUTURE: The Nanotechnology RevolutionUser Review - Kirkus
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
The Molecular World
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