NISE Network Blog

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...

Catherine McCarthy

Many thanks to all those who shared their opinions and experiences in the Annual Partner Survey in October -November, 2012. The survey is part of our ongoing efforts to understand and enhance the NISE Net partner experience. Nearly 300 people...

Catherine McCarthy

Many thanks to all those who participated in the Annual Partner Survey in October -November, 2012. Survey Background: This survey represents an integral component of our ongoing efforts to understand and enhance the NISE Net partner experience, and as such,...

Christina Akers

This past summer, the Exploradome at the Saint Louis Science Center was taken over by the science of the small. All summer long, visitors to Amazing Nano Worlds! were immersed in the world of atoms and molecules enlarged 100 million...

Catherine McCarthy

Apply now for a NanoDays 2013 physical kit! NanoDays 2013 will be held on March 30 through April 7, 2013. NanoDays is a week of community-based educational outreach events to raise public awareness of nanoscale science, technology and engineering throughout...