Re: Re Active Shield concepts
Gina Miller (email@example.com)
Wed, 1 Sep 1999 10:53:55 -0700
>From: "Robert J. Bradbury" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>>I haven't read this in a while, but I think an active shield is
>>one that response actively to a threat. Like a fabric that is
>>very soft under normal conditions, but upon sensing a sharply
>>penetrating force, becomes as strong as steel. It is kind of
>>like the airbag in a car. This could also be done with a flying
>>swarm of nanobots in close proximity to your body. These are
>>discussed a little bit in Nanomedicine.
This sounds like Josh Halls utility fog.
(he is in my Nanotechnology Issue)
Gina "Nanogirl" Miller
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