DETECT** TED ETC (Ted and his cronies are up to no good, as usual)
ETC BARONETCY = O'BRYAN ETC (a collection of Irish barons)
GERONTIC = GROIN ETC (groggy groins and other parts sometimes come with senility) This makes a single phrase:
GENETICS IS GEN ETC (and also involves obtaining the DNA)
Like the ETC Group, Mehta evidently believes the creators of assembler technology will want to manufacture artificial scarcities to keep or expand their power or to maintain certain social institutions.
To address the social and economic effects of nanotechnology, the ETC Group is proposing a sweeping international effort to regulate and control its development.
In an April report on nanotechnology, the ETC Group declares: "The international community must begin work on a legally binding mechanism to govern atomtechnology, based on the Precautionary Principle, one that will look beyond laboratory research to consider the wider heathh, socioeconomic and environmental implications of nanoscale technologies.
As the ETC Group explains, "The Precautionary Principle says that governments have a responsibility to take preventive action to avoid harm to human health or the environment, even before scientific certainty of the harm has been established.
The ministry installed the ETC system at 900 tollgates nationwide by March and plans to expand it to basically all the expressway gates by the end of this fiscal year.
Many argue that the ETC system needs a significant change in its price to catch on further.
The ETC system is only a part of the ministry's overall plan to promote smoother traffic flow called the Intelligent Transport System (ITS).