Assembly on Steroids
She thinks of an offer theDNA-on-steroids could make with self-assembly. It was what theHumans wanted, even hoped for, but became the one they did not in any way have use for in the end.
Why did they have to be so inquisitive--a response to their own genes, in response to (foreign?) accusations of intellectual greed, envy of status, strictness to life?
They became, it seems, just too smart, too emotional, too dangerous to not always be chasing bigger questions.
Yes, they simply wanted more assembly.