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Online Workshop: NISE Network Partner Reopening Strategies PART 2

As shutdowns and restrictions across the country are gradually being lifted and museums begin to reopen their doors and engage their communities, how are NISE Network partner organizations faring? Over the past few months, shutdowns have caused our institutions to...

Project
Space and Earth Informal STEM Education Project

Online Workshop: NISE Network Partner Reopening Strategies (Part 1)

Over the past month(s), shutdowns have caused our institutions to rethink and redesign the ways in which we engage our communities. Now, many of our NISE Network partners are looking toward the challenge of reopening our doors once restrictions are...

Project
Space and Earth Informal STEM Education Project

Cleaning Oil Spills with Chemistry

"Cleaning Oil Spills with Chemistry" is a longer activity than many of the others in this kit. Participants will learn how different materials interact, and problem-solve to clean up a miniature model "oil spill." Which method (or combination of methods)...

Project
ChemAttitudes
Kit
Explore Science: Let's Do Chemistry kit

What’s Nano About Water?

Nanoscale science and technology ("nano" for short) is all around us and growing rapidly. Learn how you can use nanotechnology to clean drinking water right now!

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network

Exploring Size - Ball Sorter

"Exploring Size - Ball Sorter" is a hands-on activity in which visitors use sieves with different-sized holes, to sort balls by size. They learn that researchers are developing new technologies that can sort nano-sized things, including filters with nano-sized holes.

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
Kit
NanoDays kit

Oleophobic Surfaces - Anti-Graffiti Demo

Oleophobic Surfaces - Anti-Graffiti Demo is a hands on cart demonstration for spontaneous, 3-10 minute interactions with visitors. The visitors will explore several surfaces that display oleophobic properties due to material science research at the nano scale. Coatings can preserve...

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network

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