October 29, 2004
Presentations at the The Foresight Institute’s First Conference on Advanced Nanotechnology, held last week near Washington, D.C., covered near-term technologies and longer-term implications of nanotechology developments.
Many presentations focused on the improvements nanotechnology could bring to both developed and developing nations. Other presentations covered potential dangers of nanotechnology such as economic disruptions or concerns in the area of civil liberties and human rights.
Chris Phoenix, director of research… read more