Nanotechnology Now

Our NanoNews Digest Sponsors

Heifer International

Wikipedia Affiliate Button


Home > News > Giant Public Nanofactories

July 11th, 2005

Giant Public Nanofactories

Mike Treder: Nanofactories the size of buildings...technically, it's quite feasible, and the consequent simplification of security issues is attractive. The factories could be widely distributed, to be no further, perhaps, than one hour's travel (or even closer) for 90% of the human race. However, this approach still requires the existence of a global authority overseeing the creation of every new nanofactory as well as approval of all available product designs.

Responsible Nanotechnology

Delicious Digg Newsvine Google Yahoo Reddit Magnoliacom Furl Facebook

Related News Press

Preparing for Nano

Durnham University's DEEPEN project comes to a close September 26th, 2012

Technical Seminar at ANFoS 2012 August 22nd, 2012

Nanotechnology shows we can innovate without economic growth April 12th, 2012

Thailand to host NanoThailand 2012 December 18th, 2011

Possible Futures

Room temperature magnetic skyrmions, a new type of digital memory? October 8th, 2015

Purdue launching new quantum center during workshop October 8th, 2015

Could candle soot power electric vehicles? New research shows candle soot can power the lithium batteries in electric cars October 8th, 2015

Double the (quantum) fun: A detailed analysis of the electrical characteristics of a tiny transistor made from 2 quantum dots could help researchers design better devices to manipulate single electrons October 7th, 2015

Molecular Nanotechnology

Nanomachines: Pirouetting in the spotlight September 29th, 2015

A different type of 2-D semiconductor: Berkeley Lab researchers produce first ultrathin sheets of perovskite hybrids September 26th, 2015

Scientists build wrench 1.7 nanometers wide: Tool allows fundamentally new way to control the shape of molecules September 25th, 2015

Tiny carbon-capturing motors may help tackle rising carbon dioxide levels September 24th, 2015

The latest news from around the world, FREE

  Premium Products
Only the news you want to read!
 Learn More
University Technology Transfer & Patents
 Learn More
Full-service, expert consulting
 Learn More

Nanotechnology Now Featured Books


The Hunger Project

Car Brands
Buy website traffic