Big Things From a Tiny World

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Description
A nanotechnology brochure developed by the National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI) that explains nanotechnology and its potential. For general public use.
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Nanometer-sized things are very small, and often behave differently than larger things do.
Scientists and engineers have formed the interdisciplinary field of nanotechnology by investigating properties and manipulating matter at the nanoscale.
Nanoscience, nanotechnology, and nanoengineering lead to new knowledge and innovations that weren't possible before.
Nanotechnologies—and their costs, utility, risks, and benefits—are closely interconnected with society and with our values.

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Funding

National Nanotechnology Initiative, US Federal Budget

Owning institution

National Nanotechnology Coordination Office

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