A process or device that is capable of creating an additional copy of itself.

Articles on that refer to Self-Replication

The Human Machine Merger: Why We Will Spend Most of Our Time in Virtual Reality in the Twenty-first Century By Ray Kurzweil
Molecular Manufacturing: Too Dangerous to Allow? By Robert A. Freitas Jr.
The Drexler-Smalley Debate on Molecular Assembly By Ray Kurzweil
Nanotechnology Dangers and Defenses By Ray Kurzweil
Testimony of Ray Kurzweil on the Societal Implications of Nanotechnology By Ray Kurzweil
The Law of Accelerating Returns By Ray Kurzweil
Kurzweil vs. Dertouzos By Ray Kurzweil and Michael L. Dertouzos
Stop everything...IT'S TECHNO-HORROR! By George Gilder and Richard Vigilante
Accelerated Living By Ray Kurzweil
Live Forever--Uploading The Human Brain...Closer Than You Think By Ray Kurzweil

News Articles that refer to Self-Replication

Science as Usual: More Questions Than Answers
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Study: Self-replicating nanomachines feasible

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