TITLE

To kill a technology

AUTHOR(S)
Knight, Helen; Pierce, Julia
PUB. DATE
March 2003
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);3/21/2003, Vol. 291 Issue 7623, p24
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses several factors that hinder the development of nanotechnology. Environmental and toxic impact of nanoparticles on the lungs and respiratory system; Precautionary principle; Government spending on nanoscience; Possibility to become telepathic due to nanotechnology implants. INSETS: ATOMIC MANIPULATION: THE EMERGING SCIENCE;GM FOODS: THE CAUTIONARY TALE;HYSTERIA AND HEADLINES: THE FUTURE ACCORDING TO THE PRESS.
ACCESSION #
9519818

 

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