Nanoparticles and Brain Tumors and Nano Startup online games

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Description: 

Nano Start Up is a science game for students (kids) in grades 5 – 8 to research and develop a business plan for a nano particle.

Nanoparticles and Brain Tumors is a series of videos and online activities for students in grades 10 – 12 and early college to develop a nanoparticle and explore its properties, and apply nanoparticle technology to assist in virtual brain surgery. Includes teacher guide and glossary.

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Objectives

Nano Content Map: 
  • Nanometer-sized things are very small, and often behave differently than larger things do.
  • Nanoscience, nanotechnology, and nanoengineering lead to new knowledge and innovations that weren't possible before.

Credits

Funding: 
Supported provided by ESA (Entertainment Software Association) Foundation, the National Science Foundation, and the Center for Affordable Nanoengineering of Polymeric Biomedical Devices - an Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center (NSEC), the Ohio State University College of Engineering and the Nanocsale Science and Engineering Cetner, http://edheads.org/activities/nano1/credits.shtml
Owning institution: 
The Ohio State University College of Engineering and the Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center
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