Nanoyou: Nanotechnology education resources Thu, 05 May 2016 01:22:50 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Thursday, 24 March 2011 10:13 - QuèQuiCom : nanotecnologia (In Catalan) QuèQuiCom is a Science communication program that explains science that affects people's life. In this chapter devoted to Nanotechnology a group of students visit Barcelona Science Park and the Institute of Materials Science of Barcelona.]]> Thu, 24 Mar 2011 10:13:38 +0100 Monday, 29 November 2010 08:11 - Morph - Nanotechnologies in future communication devices This video shows some of the possibilities nanotechnologies might enable in future communication devices.

Nokia Morph is a joint nanotechnology concept, developed Sulla stessa lunghezza d’onda si esprimono sia il sito britannico live Casino . by Nokia Research Center (NRC) and the University of Cambridge (UK).

Morph can sense its environment and is energy harvesting. It demonstrates the ultimate functionality that nanotechnology might be capable of delivering: flexible materials, transparent electronics and self-cleaning surfaces.]]>
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Wednesday, 14 July 2010 11:08 - Stories about nanotechnology At the blog of the Institute of Hazard, Risk and Resilience from Durham University you will find information about the DEEPEN European project on the ethical challenges posed by emerging nanotechnologies. You can also watch a about a focus group that debates nanotechnologies and listen to a podcast on how people understand nanotechnologies.

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Thursday, 28 January 2010 15:18 - Nanotechnology takes off QUEST is a Multimedia Series Exploring Northern California Science, Environment and Nature. In their website you will find different several video and audio resources tackling different science issues, including nanotechnologies.

There are also educator guides with all the resources that relate to a particular issues and suggestions on how to use them.

Amongst the nanotechnology related resources you will find Nanotechnology Takes Off -a video introducing nanotechnologies- and Macro Concerns in a Nano World-a video that tackles ethical and safety issues related to NT. 


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Thursday, 14 January 2010 00:00 - NANOYOU film Do you want to know more about Nanoscience and Nanotechnologies? Watch NANOYOU's video and discover the secrets of the Nanoworld.

You can download Podcast and iPod/iPhone versions of the video below, as well as the transcript of the film.


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Monday, 21 December 2009 11:51 - Nanotechnology Nanotechnology is a 26' film, aimed particularly at a young audience, which seeks to both inform and raise interest in nanotechnology and research. It was awarded a prize under the category "film dealing with education" at the TECHFILM festival in 2003 from the Czech Ministry of Education, Youth and Physical Training. The film also received a Diploma of honour at the 33rd edition of the Roshd International Film Festival in Iran.

The film may be viewed and downloaded from the EC audiovisual service or purchased in DVD format in 20 EU languages, free of charge, from the European Commission Cordis website on nanotechnology.

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Friday, 16 October 2009 09:23 - Nanotechnology Platform - PCB Have you ever wondered how a nanotechnology lab is set up? Are you interested in discovering how nanotechnologists make use of their research? Come in and see for yourself how research is conducted by entering the lab through this video, brought to you by The Nanotechnology Platform at Parc Científic Barcelona.


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Thursday, 08 October 2009 11:11 - Small Worlds - BBC Radio 4 - Nanotechnology In BBC Radio 4's Small Worlds series, science writer Philip Ball explores the emerging science of nanotechnology, looking at current and future research and applications.

Through this series of three programs, Ball explains the nature of nanotechnology by interviewing scientists on issues related to ethics and society, as well as exploring recent applications. 

You can listen to these programs online. 

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Thursday, 08 October 2009 10:33 - Bourne Report Radio - Nanotechnology The Bourne Report is a weekly radio program that explores the latest developments in nanotechnology, MEMS (micro-electro-mechanical systems) and more.

In their website there is an archive of the radio programs and of 5-minute podcasts, all relating to nanotechnologies, from real-life applications today to the possibilities they offer for the future. 

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Wednesday, 07 October 2009 10:53 - Street Science - Nanotechnology Street Science is a series of five programmes that is aired on BBC radio 4, where experts explore their fields outside of their laboratories. On programme five, professor Tony Ryan, from the University of Sheffield, talks to people on the streets about nanotechnology, in an attempt to get them thinking about the science of the very small.


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Tuesday, 14 July 2009 00:00 - Nano: The Next dimension Nano: The Next dimension is a documentary produced by the European Commission's Directorate General for Research, where we head deep into the world of nanoscience, down to the dimension of an atom. We explore the various activities that are carried out throughout Europe by looking at the developments and practical applications that have arisen in this field.

Other videos related to nanotechnologies can be found in the Athena Web.

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Sunday, 28 June 2009 19:56 - NanoInLife NanoInLife is a documentary produced by the European Union's Directorate General for Research and presented by Nobel Prize winner, Sir Harry Kroto. We follow Alice through the real world of nano to discover how nanotechnologies could completely revolutionise our lives.

Other videos related to nanotechnologies can be found in the Athena Web.


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Saturday, 20 June 2009 00:00 - Power of Small Power of small is part of Fred Friendly Seminars television series. The show brings together a group of experts from different fields to discuss various aspects of nanotechnologies and engage in role-play exercises where they are confronted with decision-making.]]> Sat, 20 Jun 2009 00:00:00 +0100 Saturday, 20 June 2009 00:00 - Nano What? NanoWhat? was a nanotechnology roadshow organised in the East Midlands in 2008 by The University of Nottingham. Educational resources are available through this online portal and include several short videos on different aspects of nanotechnology.]]> Sat, 20 Jun 2009 00:00:00 +0100 Tuesday, 19 May 2009 00:00 - The Next Big Thing The Next Big Thing is a series of science videos produced by Vega and the Open University, where a panel of experts discuss issues related to science and technology.

In this Nanotechnology episode Sir Harry Kroto (Nobel Prize winner from Sussex University), Jim Gimzewski (leading nano-technologist from IBM), and Peter A good game that you may attempt is the ‘Fair Tycoon’ slot machine . Dobson (Professor at Oxford University) discuss what nanotechnology is and how it will change the world.

More videos related to nanotechnology are available at the Vega Science Trust, including an educational series on Carbon Nanotubes (also available in Spanish). 


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Tuesday, 12 May 2009 00:00 - When things get small - Nanotechnology When things get small is the first of the When things get... series, produced for the University of California Television San Diego by Not too Serious Labs - a collaboration between producer Rich Wargo and physicist Ivan Schuller. The series takes a novel approach to science by introducing fun and laughter as part of the learning process. Important scientific concepts are explained in an entertaining and comical manner, which stimulates young viewers. 

In this episode, host Adam Smith and Ivan Schuller take us on a journey into the real-life quest of creating the smallest magnet ever known. 


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