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NanoSense: Nanoscience Activities

NanoSense: Nanoscience Activities

Drawing on concepts from physics, chemistry, and biology, NanoSense units reflect the interdisciplinary nature of nanoscience, emphasize fundamental nanoscience concepts such as size and scale and surface dominance of reactions, and explore applications of nanoscience and how they could affect society and policy.Each unit includes background materials and directions for the teacher, activities and instructional materials for students, and embedded assessments. Available units include:- Size Matters: Introduction to Nanoscience -- Clear Sunscreen: How Light Interacts with Matter -- Clean Energy: Converting Light into Electricity -- Fine Filters: Filtering Solutions for Clean Water.


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