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Sunday, October 23, 2005

Design magazine reviews nanotechnology

Matter magazine laments the current level of development in nanotechnology, quoting Dr. Ralph Merkle that, "Today’s manufacturing methods are very crude at the molecular level. It’s like trying to make things out of LEGO blocks with boxing gloves on your hands." But they see the promise of nanotubes, nanohorns and nano-test-tubes as well. more @