NISE Network Blog

KC

NanoDays is just around the corner (March 30th - April 7th), and people all over th country are getting ready! Check out the long list of partners who will be hosting NanoDays events. Good luck with your final preparations, and...

Eli Bossin

How does the public make decisions about societal and ethical issues (SEI) in science? We’ve been researching past Nanotechnology Forums and the Would You Buy That? program to identify patterns in how the public responds to the facilitation approaches we...

Jayatri Das

In 2008, the University of Maryland Materials Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC ) and the Port Discovery Children’s Museum (PDCM) established a partnership to enhance Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) learning for PDCM visitors. "We believe you are...

Tim Hecox

This past October, members of the NISE Net Inclusive Audience team had a unique opportunity to partner with Girls RISE (Raising Interest in Science and Engineering) Museum Network to co-host a two-day workshop at the Museum of the North in...

Eli Bossin

How does the public make decisions about societal and ethical issues (SEI) in science? We’ve been researching past Nanotechnology Forums and the Would You Buy That? program to identify patterns in how the public responds to the facilitation approaches we...

Ali Jackson

Since the arrival of the Nano exhibition, the Maine Discovery Museum in Bangor, ME has been working hard to create a lot more excitement about nano science, engineering, and technology! The Maine Discovery Museum (MDM) is the largest children's museum...

Karine Thate

How can your institution get resources and funding for sharing current science with your visitors? Find out with A Guide to Building Partnerships Between Science Museums and University-Based Research Centers . This guide is meant to help you move your...

Catherine McCarthy

Powerpoint presentations and links to materials featured during many of the December 2012 Network-Wide Meeting presentations are available online here: http://www.nisenet.org/events/network-wide-and-regional-meetings/2012-network-wide-meeting

Catherine McCarthy

The NISE Network DIY Nano App is featured in Wired Magazine's review of apps! https://www.wired.com/2013/01/app-guide-2012-diy/ The DIY Nano app allows families to experience and learn about nanoscale science, engineering, and technology at home or on the go! The app provides...

KC

The NISE Network has created a custom buckyball die for hand-operated roller die-cutting machines so that you can make your own buckyball paper models. We no longer have pre-cut paper buckyballs available for distribution. Instructions on how to order this...