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Nanotechnology roadshow

It’s tiny, it’s amazing and it’s coming your way! Young people, teachers, parents and anyone else who’s interested can discover the strange and exciting world of nanotechnology when NanoWhat?, the 2008 East Midlands Nanotechnology Roadshow, comes to the region.

The roadshow’s designed to raise awareness of the social and economic benefits of science and is free for everyone. A range of teaching resources has been produced and is also available. You’ll find a list of dates and locations on the NanoWhat? website.

The event is all about exploring how nanotechnology is transforming everything from clothes and cosmetics, to golf balls and gadgets. There’ll be nano games to play, nano films to watch, nano cars to drive, and nano competitions to win an iPod Nano. There’s even the chance to meet a very special guest – NanoMan!