Books by Neil Gershenfeld

Neil Gershenfeld is the former director of MIT's famed Media Lab, and he now directs MIT's Center for Bits and Atoms. He is the author of numerous technical publications, patents, and books, including When Things Start to Think, The Nature of Mathematical


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Released: April 1, 2005

"Accessible, inspiring and wonderfully human: sure to spark the imagination."
The director of MIT's Center for Bits and Atoms takes a captivating look at the future of invention, positing a world in which the home fabrication system is as ubiquitous as the home computer. Read full book review >
WHEN THINGS START TO THINK by Neil Gershenfeld
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Released: Jan. 1, 1999

"Gershenfeld continually advances the cutting edge of the Digital Revolution, while striving to humanize it. (16 b&w photos, not seen) (Author tour)"
This book is the result of Gershenfeld's years of research as director of the Physics and Media Group at MIT's famous Media Lab—it lets us peek at the remarkable new digitized world he foresees. Read full book review >