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June 6th, 2004

Nano Promise and Problems

In "Scholars Probe Nanotechnology's Promise and Its Potential Problems", Physics Today manages to explore both nanoscale technology and molecular manufacturing in one article. They ask good questions, and avoid the most common blunders. Much of the article focuses on nanoscale technology. Vicki Colvin on buckyballs: "We expected them to be inert. They're not." So dumping buckyballs is a bad idea.

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