Nanoyou: Nanotechnology education resources http://nanoyou.eu/ Thu, 05 May 2016 01:22:53 +0100 FeedCreator 1.7.3 Wednesday, 30 March 2011 00:00 - Nanotechnology: what is it and how will it affect us? (also ... http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=108:nanotechnology-what-is-it-and-how-will-it-affect-usalso-in-catalan&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 The Fundació Catalana per a la Recerca i la Innovació published a report on nanotechnology, its economical and societal implications, and its role in public policy.

The report (available in English and in Catalan) can be downloaded from their website and provides a lot of clear information on nanotechnology. 

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Tuesday, 29 March 2011 08:57 - ABC Science http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=720:abc-science&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 In the ABC Science website, the Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s online gateway to science you fill find several articles about nanotechnologies and their applications.
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Thursday, 16 December 2010 14:03 - Swiss Nano Cube http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=653:swiss-nano-cube&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84

Swiss Nano-Cube is a Swiss knowledge and education platform that aims to strengthen the education of micro and nanotechnologies in schools, in the professional world and in everyday life.

Their website offers basic information on nanotechonologies, on the research taking place at the Dieser 5-Walzen- online casino spiele automat im Baseball-Motiv mit 9 Gewinnlinien erweckt all den Spaß eines Ballspiels zu Leben und bietet ein maximales Online-Erlebnis. moment, on the applications of NT and on safety issues, as well as a game and resources for teachers.

Swiss Nano-Cube is developed and coordinated by The Innovation Society and the Swiss Federal Institute for Vocational Education and Training (SFIVET).

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Friday, 26 November 2010 08:49 - 2020 Science http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=646:2020-science&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84

In the 2020 Science blog by Andrew Maynard you will find posts on emerging science and technology, with a great deal of them focusing on nanotechnology, but also covering other areas such as synthetic biology or environment.

Andrew Maynard is a physicist and Director of the Risk Science Center at the University of Michigan School of Public Health. He's also been chief science advisor to the Project on Emerging Technologies.

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Wednesday, 07 July 2010 00:00 - NCI Alliance for Nanotecnology in Cancer http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=553:nci-alliance-for-nanotecnology-in-cancer&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 In the web of the NCI Alliance for Nanotecnology in Cancer you will find information on Nanotechnology as well as on its impacts on cancer. You will also be able to view animations explaining different concepts, a video, an image gallery, and a section on education with recomendations to different resources.]]> Wed, 07 Jul 2010 00:00:00 +0100 Monday, 11 January 2010 15:32 - ObservatoryNANO - nanotechnologies http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=148:observatorynano-nanotechnologies&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 The ObservatoryNANO is a project funded by the European Commission with the mission to create a European Observatory on Nanotechnologies in order to present reliable, complete and responsible science-based and economic expert analysis, across different technology pokies online sectors, establish dialogue with decision makers and others regarding the benefits and opportunities, balanced against barriers and risks, and allow them to take action to ensure that scientific and technological developments are realized as socio-economic benefits.

In their website you will find many documents related to NT ELSA aspects.

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Thursday, 05 November 2009 10:27 - Nanowerk - Nanotechnology and Nanoscience http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=137:nanowerk-nanotechnology-resources-nanoscience&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 Nanowerk is one of the main sources of information related to nanotechnology and nanoscience. This website provides information on nanotechnologies, the properties of the nanoscale, as well as the latest news coverage on nanotechnology developments, and a wide range of resources including reports, events, debates and blogs.

 

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Thursday, 08 October 2009 08:04 - Nanotation http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=130:nanotation&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 Nanotation is a Nanoscience Community composed of members of the American Chemical Society.

Their website offers a multimedia section under which you can find podcasts, an image gallery, and videos submitted by researchers who explain their work.

The Nano Picks section provides you with information on Nanoscience, as well as a subdivision called ask the scientist, where you can post questions that will be answered by a nanoscientist.

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Wednesday, 07 October 2009 11:09 - À la découverte du nanomonde (Fr) http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=127:a-la-decouverte-du-nanomonde-fr&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 This website developed by the Ministry of Higher Education and Research of France invites its users to discover the nanoworld by taking a look at the evolution of nanotechnologies from past, present, and future developments.

There are also some great animations and illustrations that can be downloaded as wide screen applications, as well as a fully illustrated document which features most of the information found on the website. (in French)

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Wednesday, 07 October 2009 10:28 - The Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=125:the-project-on-emerging-nanotechnologies&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 The Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies was established as a partnership between the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the Pew Charitable Trusts in 2005 and has since been dedicated to support positive developments in the nanotechnology industry. Their mission includes the minimization of possible risks, promoting strong public and consumer engagement, as well as the insurance that potential benefits arise from these new technologies. 

A broad range of publications on different topics that relate to nanotechnology can be found on their website.

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Tuesday, 06 October 2009 09:19 - Nano & Me http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=124:nano-a-me&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 Nano & Me is a website for anyone who wants to know more about nanotechnology, or even participate in a debate. This website offers lots of information related to nanotechnology, nano products, nano safety, social and ethical issues, as well as regulations.

The website was created by The Responsible Nano Forum and the Together Agency of Nottingham.

 

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Friday, 18 September 2009 09:37 - Nanoscience and NT - The Royal Society http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=109:nanoscience-and-nt-the-royal-society&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 Under this section of The Royal Society's website, you will find lots of information and news related to nanotechnologies, as well as a link to their specialised website on Nanoscience and nanotechnology.

Their report "Nanoscience and nanotechnologies: opportunities and uncertainties" is also available to download. It includes plenty of information on nanotechnologies, their applications, their possible adverse impacts, as well as associated social and ethical issues. 

 

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Friday, 10 July 2009 00:00 - Nanociencia y Nanotecnología (Sp) http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=102:nanociencia-y-nanotecnologia-nanotechnology-resources-education&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 On this page from the FECYT (Fundación Española para la Ciencia y la Tecnología), you will find an instructive guide on nanoscience and nanotechnology, with lots of information about nanotechnologies and their applications, as well as examples, exercises and experiments that can be used in the classroom.

The guide has been developed in collaboration with a group of experts on the field of Nanoscience and NT.(in Spanish)

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Sunday, 28 June 2009 19:55 - Nanologue http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=21:nanologue&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 Nanologue is a EU funded project focussing on the social, ethical and legal implications of nanotechnologies.

Based on extensive research, the project developed several products that reinforced the dialogue concerning nanotechnology application issues.

While the project may have ceased, the website nevertheless continues to provide interesting information and content. 

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Saturday, 27 June 2009 20:03 - Exploring the Nanoworld - Education resources http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=29:exploring-the-nanoworld-education-resources&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 Exploring the Nanoworld is an initiative launched by the University of Wisconsin-Madison Materials Research Science and Engineering Interdisciplinary group. Their website contains with resources for teachers, as well as activities and videos on experiments related to nanotechnologies. 

It also includes information about NanoVenture, a board game on nanotechnologies, and the booklet Explore the Nanoworld with Lego Bricks to show how various physical and chemical principles related to nanoscale science can be demonstrated with LEGO® models.

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Saturday, 27 June 2009 20:02 - NANOOZE http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=28:nanooze&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 Nanooze is a magazine developed by the Cornell NanoScale Science & Technology Facility and the National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network geared towards Det gjor Martingalemetoden til en veldig effektiv gratis roulette strategi, selv for nybegynnere. stimulating children about science, especially nanotechnologies.

All their issues are available to download on their webpage.
There is also a blog with interesting posts.

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Saturday, 27 June 2009 20:02 - NanoEd - Nanotechnology Education http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=27:nanoed-nanotechnology-education&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 NanoEd is an excellent resource geared towards spreading and sharing information, research and collaborations among the Nanoscale Science and Engineering Education (NSEE) community, learners, teachers and researchers.

Their web portal includes educational resources on different topics related to nanotechnologies. NanoEd is funded by the National Science Foundation and managed by the National Centre for Learning and Teaching (NorthWestern University).

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Saturday, 27 June 2009 20:01 - NNIN Nanotechnology Education Portal http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=26:nnin-nanotechnology-education-portal&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 This is the educational portal of The National Nanotechnology Infrastructure Network, an integrated partnership of fourteen user facilities in the United States of America that provides opportunities for nanoscience and nanotechnologies research.

There are various targeted resources for students and teachers on this website, as well as articles related to different nanotechnology topics.

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Saturday, 27 June 2009 19:59 - NANOZONE - Nanotechnology resources http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=25:nanozone-nanotechnology-resources&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 NanoZone is a web portal that mirrors a permanent exhibition established by the Lawrence Hall of Science, from the University of California, Berkeley.

It includes online games that characterise nanotechnology research, videos, scientific interviews, and comics targeted at a young audience. Resources are also available for teachers and museum professionals.

 

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Saturday, 27 June 2009 19:58 - Nanotechnology:Small Science; Big Deal http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=23:nanotechnologysmall-science-big-deal&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 Nanotechnology: Small Science, Big Deal was an exhibit on nanotechnologies initially held in 2005 at the Science Museum in London.

Their website includes information on nanoscience and nanotechnology applications, as well as some resources such as online games that allow the user to appreciate the manner through which properties change at the nanoscale.

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Saturday, 27 June 2009 19:56 - BIG PICTURE - Nanoscience education resources http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=22:big-picture-nanoscience-nanotechnology-resources-education&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 Big picture is a magazine published twice a year by the Wellcome Trust as an educational resource focussing on cutting-edge science. Each edition is dedicated to a different topic. Student activities and additional articles can be found online.

The issue published in June 2005 focuses on Nanotechnologies and gives information about nanotechnology and about their social, ethical and legal implications.

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Saturday, 20 June 2009 00:00 - Nanoforum http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=93:nanoforum&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 Nanoforum is a great resource for information related to nanotechnology. Their website offers an extensive database of information on different issues related to nanotechnology, including a wide range of news on the latest nanotechnology developments in Europe.

Nanoforum was originally funded by the European Commission through the Fifth Framework Programme (FP5).

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Wednesday, 20 May 2009 00:00 - DragonflyTV - Nanotechnology http://nanoyou.eu//index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=94:dragonflytv-nanotechnology-resources-education&catid=80:other-materials&directory=84 DragonflyTV presents the Nanoshpere: a space where you will find videos about different aspects of Nanotechnologies and the Nanoscale, hands-on activities, and games.]]> Wed, 20 May 2009 00:00:00 +0100