Re: NANO: U.S. Federal Nanotechnology Research Initiative?]

Gina Miller (
Mon, 22 Mar 1999 23:41:47 PST

It will most likely be a combined effort. Including, military, gov. agencies ie. National Science Foundations, and a co-op of universities and institutions. We will have to consider this on the international level as well.
Gina "Nanogirl" Miller
Nanotechnology Industries


>Well, although I realize that the U.S. has done some pretty pathetic
things in
>the past with the trust given to it by its citizens, there are not many
>any) organizations that I would trust with true nanotech other than the
>except for Drexler and the Foresight Institute.
>"Eliezer S. Yudkowsky" <> wrote:
>I'm not sure whether this is better or worse than Zyvex going it alone.
>On one hand, the US will be a heck of a lot less naive when somebody
>finally wakes up and realizes they have the power to take over the
>world. On the other hand, Zyvex, faced with the actuality, might lose
>the blinders.
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