Exploring Nano & Society - Space Elevator (NanoDays 2013)

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Exploring Nano & Society - Space Elevator (NanoDays 2013)

Description: 

"Exploring Nano & Society - Space Elevator" is a open-ended conversational experience in which visitors imagine and draw what a space elevator might look like, what support systems would surround it, and what other technologies it might enable. Conversation around the space elevator lead visitors to explore how technologies and society influence each other and how people’s values shape the ways nanotechnologies are developed and adopted.

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Standards

History and nature of science: 

K-4: Science as a human endeavor
5-8: Science as a human endeavor

Science and Technology: 

K-4: Abilities of technological design
K-4: Understanding about science and technology
5-8: Abilities of technological design
5-8: Understanding about science and technology

Science in Personal and Social Perspectives: 

K-4: Science and technology in local challenges
5-8: Science and technology in society

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