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Nano & Society Posters

The "Nano & Society" poster series provide an entry point for exploring the relationship between nanotechnology and society. They can be displayed on their own, used to spark an open-ended conversation, or paired with suggested activities.

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
Kit
NanoDays kit

How Small Is Nano? Book and Poster

What is a nanometer? What things are measured in nanometers? Is a red blood cell bigger or smaller than a bacteria? Step down in size to find out the answers and learn about different types of units that are used...

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network

Zoom Into a Computer Chip posters

This poster features an illustration of a computer chip across ten orders of magnitude, from the computer chip to the atoms of which it is made. Using the conventions of visual perspective the image travels in one continuous "landscape" from...

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network

Zoom Into a Butterfly Wing poster

This illustration shows a butterfly's wing across ten orders of magnitude, from the butterfly to the atoms of which it is made. Using the conventions of visual perspective the image travels in one continuous "landscape" from the human scale at...

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network

Zoom Into the Human Bloodstream poster

This illustration shows the circulatory system across 10 orders of magnitude. Using the conventions of visual perspective the image travels in one continuous "landscape" from the human scale at the top to the atomic scale in the foreground. Placing objects...

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network

Scale Ladder

Scale ladders are diagrams that can quickly convey the size of the nanoscale by showing how objects are related by size. Using existing research on understanding size and scale, the Visualization Laboratory carried out a series of experiments to develop...

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
Kit
NanoDays kit

NASA Exoplanet Travel Posters

These vintage-style travel posters were produced by NASA to spur the imagination about newly discovered exoplanets (planets beyond our solar system). Use the link to NASA's Exoplanet Travel Bureau below for free, high-res printable posters for your Earth and Space event.

Project
Space and Earth Informal STEM Education Project
Kit
Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit

2017 Explore Science: Earth & Space Digital Toolkit

In collaboration with NASA, the NISE Network has assembled a set of engaging, hands-on Earth and space science experiences with connections to science, technology, and society.

These files contain the complete 2017 Explore Science:  Earth and Space digital toolkit, including all planning and...

Project
Space and Earth Informal STEM Education Project
Kit
Explore Science: Earth & Space toolkit

Sustainability Banner and Posters

These files contain a printable banner and posters for your sustainability event. The simple, colorful posters present the principles and challenges of sustainability.

Project
Sustainability in Science Museums
Kit
SustainABLE kit

"How might synthetic biology change our lives?" graffiti wall

This is a set of printable materials for your Building with Biology events. These materials invite visitors to imagine all the ways that new technologies and techniques of synthetic biology could affect their lives, now and in the future. Visitors...

Project
Building with Biology - Synthetic Biology
Kit
Building with Biology kit

NanoDays Key Concepts Posters (NanoDays 12, 13)

These colorful educational posters cover all four NanoDays key concepts. Use the posters to help decorate and define the space for your NanoDays event, call attention to specific activities or programs, and provide additional content to visitors.

Project
Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network
Kit
NanoDays kit

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