What sort of abundance will nanotechnology bring?

By |2017-06-01T14:01:52-07:00January 11th, 2015|About Foresight, Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Economics, Investment/Entrepreneuring, Memetics, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanodot, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Productive Nanosystems, Roadmaps|

One example is presented of how well the meme is spreading that nanotechnology will evolve toward atomically precise manufacturing that will in turn bring forth a world of abundance.

Notes for 400 hours of Richard Feynman’s Hughes Lectures

By |2017-06-01T14:01:54-07:00November 12th, 2014|Foresight Kudos, Found On Web, Memetics, Nanodot, NanoEducation, News|

While a consultant for Hughes Aircraft Company from 1966 through 1971, Richard Feynman delivered about two hundred lectures that were available only to Hughes employees. Unfortunately these lectures were never recorded. An attendee has now released 1000 pages of notes he took and transcribed from these lectures.

Building biological molecular machines as an open source path to advanced nanotechnology

By |2017-06-01T14:01:57-07:00July 24th, 2014|About Foresight, Artificial Molecular Machines, Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Bionanotechnology, Foresight News Articles, Life extension, Meetings & Conferences, Memetics, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanobiotechnology, Nanodot, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Open Source, Productive Nanosystems|

B.R.AI.N.S., Berkeley BioLabs, and Foresight Institute to build an open source biological parts repository and design and distribute a line of "How-to Build Biological Machines" educational kits.

A bird’s-eye view of half a century of nanotechnology

By |2017-06-01T14:15:52-07:00May 7th, 2014|Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Government programs, Memetics, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanodot, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Nanotechnology Politics, Productive Nanosystems, Reviews, Roadmaps|

Reviewing Eric Drexler's Radical Abundance, Phil Bowermaster provides an informed and insightful overview of the controversies that greeted the proposal for a nanotechnology aimed at developing a practical technology for atomically precise manufacturing. Along the way he shows how Drexler's outlook evolved from 1986 to 2013.

THE SINGULARITY film premiere at The Castro Theatre 09.16.13

By |2017-06-01T14:03:13-07:00September 6th, 2013|Abuse of Advanced Technology, Artificial Molecular Machines, Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Ethics, Found On Web, Future Medicine, Health & longevity, Life extension, Machine Intelligence, Media Mentions, Memetics, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanodot, Nanomedicine, Nanotech, Nanotechnology, Opinion|

Doug Wolens's documentary "THE SINGULARITY: Will we survive our technology" premieres at San Francisco's Castro Theatre September 16, 2013.

Foresight Advisor Doug Engelbart, 1925-2013, will be greatly missed

By |2017-06-01T21:34:15-07:00July 3rd, 2013|About Foresight, Foresight Kudos, Foresight News, Foresight News Articles, Memetics, Nanodot|

The visionary technologist who invented the computer mouse and hypertext linking, and helped bring about the Information Revolution joined Foresight in advocating online discussion and argumentation systems for exploring emerging technologies.

Nano for younger kids

By |2017-06-01T21:34:16-07:00April 6th, 2012|Foresight News, Foresight News Articles, Memetics, Nano, Nanodot, NanoEducation, Nanotech, Nanotechnology|

Nanotechnology outreach and education in Latin America, a buckyball toy, and a Swiss nanotechnology education kit featuring a Lego + laser model of an atomic force microscope

Webcast with Peter H. Diamandis on Abundance

By |2017-06-01T21:34:16-07:00April 6th, 2012|Foresight News, Foresight News Articles, Memetics, Nanodot|

Foresight Advisor Peter H. Diamandis will make the case that the world is getting better at an accelerating rate in a webcast presented on April 11 by Singularity University. Registration required to participate.

Nanotechnology, digital fabrication, and innovation at TED

By |2017-06-01T14:24:22-07:00March 2nd, 2012|Artificial Molecular Machines, Atomically Precise Manufacturing (APM), Bionanotechnology, Found On Web, Future Medicine, Media Mentions, Meetings & Conferences, Memetics, Molecular manufacturing, Molecular Nanotechnology, Nano, Nanobiotechnology, Nanodot, Nanomedicine, Nanotech, Nanotechnology|

A talk at TEDxBerkeley includes nanotechnology among the options for digital fabrication, one of five new rules of innovation.

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