"Exploring Size - Measure Yourself" is a hands-on activity in which visitors mark their height on a height chart and discover how tall they are in nanometers. They learn that although being a billion nanometers tall sounds impressive, it doesn't mean they're super tall: it means a nanometer is super small. Visitors can also measure their hands in nanometers.
"Explore Science - Zoom info Nano Height Chart" and "Explore Science - Zoom info Nano version Measure Your Hand" (2016) versions designed for groups and community outreach.
- A nanometer is a billionth of a meter.
- Nanometer-sized things are very small, and often behave differently than larger things do.
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