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June 7th, 2005

Some Assembly Required

Mike Treder: CNN is running a story about "RepRap," a type of self-replicating rapid prototyping machine.

Perhaps the greatest benefit from RepRap will be to prepare the way for nanofactory technology. If some of the issues that concern CRN -- such as intellectual property, manufacture of dangerous objects, distribution of opportunity, design sharing, and others -- are raised by this project, that will be quite hepful.

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