NanoDays

DIY Nano App now available for the iPad!

Catherine McCarthy

DIY Nano iPad screenshot

Description:

The DIY Nano app (for iPhones) and DIY Nano HD (for iPads) allows families to experience and learn about nanoscale science, engineering, and technology at home or on the go!

The apps provide free, easy to use, hands-on activities at your fingertips. Each activity includes material lists, step-by-step instructions, and detailed explanations. The activity materials are widely available and...

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NanoDays 2013 - sharing photos from your event

Catherine McCarthy

We are always excited to see photos of your NanoDays 2013 events -  in particular we love to get photos of your NanoDays team.

NanoDays 2011 at the Sciencenter in Ithaca, NY

NanoDays 2011 at the Sciencenter in Ithaca, NY

Here’s how:

1. Take some photos of your team at your NanoDays event.

2. Make sure to have people in the photos sign releases;  some background information and a copy of the...

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NanoDays 2013 Training Videos now available!

Catherine McCarthy

NanoDays training video still image featuring Kevin Dilley at the Sciencenter in Ithaca NYThese videos are perfect for NanoDays 2013 staff and volunteer training. Please feel free to distribute these links to people volunteering at your NanoDays event.  All of these videos may be downloaded from Vimeo simply by creating a free "basic" account at www.vimeo.com/join, for more assistance please see...

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NanoDays 2013 - Please double-check your Invisibility activity

KC

It has come to our attention that a few of the Exploring Properties - Invisibility activities may have been packed incorrectly.  Please make sure that you have the following materials:

      >Activity guide, nanotechnology mirage sheet, and sign (English and Spanish)

      >White laminated sheet

      >Baby Oil

      >Beakers (2)

      >1 stick with a colorless borosilicate glass object
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NanoDays Across the Nation

KC

NanoDays is just around the corner (March 30th - April 7th), and people all over th country are getting ready!  Check out the long list of partners who will be hosting NanoDays events.

Good luck with your final preparations, and have fun at your events!

Happy NanoDays! 

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Thanks to Annual Partner Survey participants!

Catherine McCarthy

Many thanks to all those who shared their opinions and experiences in the Annual Partner Survey in October -November, 2012. The survey is part of our ongoing...

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