Time for Nano

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The Time for Nano project is an EU based consortium. The website contains information on the benefits and risks related to nanoscale research, engineering and technology and links to informal education products and activities.

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Objectives

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  • 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: 
EU Scientific Advisory Board
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Time for Nano
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