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February 11th, 2005

Molecules, machines and miracles

Abstract:
Blogger Adam Keiper (Managing editor of The New Atlantis) reports "Eric Drexler fathered the modern field of nanotechnology more than two decades ago. Today, he presented his ideas to the committee tasked by the National Research Council with studying America’s nanotechnology program. Now, as the committee returns from a private lunch, it isn’t clear what they make of Drexler’s ideas – there was clearly significant skepticism from some members of the committee, but Drexler's ideas were treated seriously."

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Howard Lovy's NanoBot

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