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August 19th, 2004

Unraveling the Big Debate over Small Machines

Patrick Bailey: Behind the public face of nanotechnology - the press releases, science fiction novels and environmental doomsday reports - a debate has been evolving and swirling for the past decade around a fundamental question: Can tiny machines build things useful to humans by moving molecules or even individual atoms?


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