Exploring the Nano World

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Description
Resources for educators developed by the University of Wisconsin MRSEC. (high school level)

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Objectives

Nano Content Map
Nanometer-sized things are very small, and often behave differently than larger things do.
Scientists and engineers have formed the interdisciplinary field of nanotechnology by investigating properties and manipulating matter at the nanoscale.
Nanoscience, nanotechnology, and nanoengineering lead to new knowledge and innovations that weren't possible before.
Nanotechnologies—and their costs, utility, risks, and benefits—are closely interconnected with society and with our values.

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Funding

Funded by an NSF grant.

Owning institution

University of Wisconsin-Madison MSREC

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