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October 22nd, 2006

Earth & Sky: George Whitesides

Abstract:
National Medal of Science winner George Whitesides is a pioneer in the fields of nanotechnology and nanoscience research. Earth & Sky’s Eleanor Imster spoke to him in September, 2005, asking how nanotechnology can help humanity in the 21st century.

"One of the important jobs nanotechnology will do will be to extend yet further the revolution in information technology that makes it possible to ship information rather than people or things. And that, I think, has the potential to be really quite important for at least energy savings."

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