Women's Wear Daily Vision of Nanotechnology Looks a Little Like Fantastic Voyage

Here is a recent definition of nanotechnology that gave me a chuckle: â''The technology that processes matter so it becomes miniscule.â''

I could just picture the reader of this article conjuring up images of a lab where a big laser shrinks a vessel to nanoscale proportions so it can be injected into someoneâ''s bloodstreamâ'¿a la Fantastic Voyage.

Oddly enough, the rest of the piece is well done with good interviews that informs both on the uses of nanotechnology for beauty products as well as the risks.


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