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TECHNOLOGIES REVISITED Molecules matter because matter is made of
molecules, and everything from air to flesh to ... The idea of nanotechnology
begins with the idea of a molecular assembler, a device resembling an industrial
robot arm ...
"Each machine," your tourguide says, "is the arm of a general-purpose molecular
assembler." One assembler arm is bent over with its tip pressed to a block on the
conveyor belt. Walking closer, you see molecular assembly in action. The arm ...
A molecular manipulator of this kind would guide chemical reactions by
positioning molecules, like a slow, simple, but enormous assembler. (In our
standard simulation view, where a molecular-assembler arm fits in a room, the
AFM apparatus ...
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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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