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  • An inquiry approach is a method often used in science education. The question bank provides an initial list of questions about nanoscience and places where their answers can be found.

    The article Nanoscience – introduction has links to further resources and student activities.

    Q. Does ‘nano’ just mean small?

    Q. Can you actually see an atom?

    Q. Will I need to be concerned about nanoparticles getting into my body?

    Q. How do you make things you can’t see?

    Q. Can nanotechnology help to protect the environment?

    Q. What sort of scientists do nanoscience?

    Q. Nanoscience is hot science – but how new is it?

    Q. Is nanoscience just about physics and chemistry?

    Q. Is nanotechnology useful now, or is it a thing of the future?

      Published 27 January 2017 Referencing Hub articles
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