Genesis Machines: The New Science of Biocomputing by Martyn Amos

Genesis Machines: The New Science of Biocomputing by Martyn Amos

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Scientists are using real, wet, squishy, living biology to build the next generation of computers. Cells, gels and DNA strands are the 'wetware' of the twenty-first century. Tracing the history of computing, this book describes how this technology will change the way we think not just about computers - but about life itself.

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Silicon chips are out. Today's scientists are using real, wet, squishy, living biology to build the next generation of computers. Cells, gels and DNA strands are the 'wetware' of the twenty-first century. Much smaller and more intelligent, these organic computers open up revolutionary possibilities. Tracing the history of computing and revealing a brave new world to come, "Genesis Machines" describes how this new technology will change the way we think not just about computers - but about life itself.

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SKU GOR001973016
Title Genesis Machines: The New Science of Biocomputing
Author By (author) Martyn Amos
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Atlantic Books
Year Published 2007
Number of Pages 320
ISBN 10 1843542250
ISBN 13 9781843542254
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
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Silicon chips are out. Today's scientists are using real, wet, squishy, living biology to build the next generation of computers. Cells, gels and DNA strands are the 'wetware' of the twenty-first century. Much smaller and more intelligent, these organic computers open up revolutionary possibilities. Tracing the history of computing and revealing a brave new world to come, "Genesis Machines" describes how this new technology will change the way we think not just about computers - but about life itself.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR001973016
Title Genesis Machines: The New Science of Biocomputing
Author By (author) Martyn Amos
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Paperback
Publisher Atlantic Books
Year Published 2007
Number of Pages 320
ISBN 10 1843542250
ISBN 13 9781843542254
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Ex Library No