Conceptualizing Nanoscale

Tretter, Thomas
December 2006
Science Teacher;Dec2006, Vol. 73 Issue 9, p49
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the economic and technological aspects of nanotechnology. The author describes the future potential of this technology and the importance of teaching science students about nanotechnology. According to the author, the concept of scale is very important in the teaching of science. The article discusses the nanoscale, which ranges from 1 nm to about 100 nm. The author presents science experiments that teach the concept of the nanoscale.


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