Exploring Tools - Special Microscopes
In this activity, learners use a flexible magnet as a model for a scanning probe microscope.
Exploring Materials - Liquid Crystals
In this activity, learners will investigate the properties of a heat sensitive liquid crystal and make their own liquid crystal sensor to take home.
Exploring Size - Scented Solutions
In this activity, learners sniff a series of diluted scent solutions to discover they can smell nano-sized particles they can't see.
Exploring Forces - Gravity
In this activity, learners will discover that size can affect the way materials like water behave.
Health Care Forum 2008 Summative Evaluation
Summative evaluation report for the Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network.