Re: Nanotech has gone mainstream

Jeff Taylor (
Tue, 06 Apr 1999 01:24:01 -0700

Can someone recommend some good reading by Drexler?

ps- as you may have noticed, I'm not a scientist, but an artist.. Does this person have books written for non-PHDs? :)

Jeff Taylor


"Usually, terrible things that are done with the excuse that progress
requires them are not really progress at all, but just terrible things."
-Russell Baker


>From: Spike Jones <>
>Subject: Re: Nanotech has gone mainstream
>Date: Mon, Apr 5, 1999, 7:51 PM

> Gina Miller wrote:
>> Drexler is not a character as described. He does not go around "thumbing
>> his nose" at others in the arena. As a matter of fact from some of these
>> responses, I'd say it's the other way around. Does anyone here know him
>> personally. He is not a downlooker. Gina "nanogirl" Miller
> Gina, I met the K. Eric at the first nano conference (in I think '91). I
> had to
> struggle to not fall prostrate crying "Im unworthy! I suuuuck!" But the
> man was as plain as tap water. Put me at right ease, he didnt put on airs,
> treated me like I was a normal human being. Science Inc. should clone
> about a couple hundred more like him. {8^D spike