The Building with Biology kit is designed to help museum and scientist partners engage public audiences in conversations and hands-on activities about the field of synthetic biology and the ways th
The Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network's full collection of do-it-yourself science activities that investigate the nanoscale - the scale of atoms and molecules!
A compendium of NanoDays activities and resources from the Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network.
All digital resources for the Museum & Community Partnerships Explore Science - Zoom into Nano kit downlodable as Zip files.
Everything you need to plan and promote your Explore Science event!
This guide offers an introduction to collaborations between museums and youth-serving community organizations. While
This guide provides an overview of the Nano exhibition created by the NISE Network.
The NISE Network Report to Partners provides an overview of the major activities of the Network and highlights our collective accomplishments related to building collaborations, engaging the public
This series of films is part of the NISE Network's "Team-Based Inquiry" professional development package.
"Exploring Fabrication - Electroplating" is a hands on activity in which visitors coat a nickel coin with copper using the electroplating process.
This zoom video explores the inner-workings of a microchip. We start with a digital camera and transition to a scanning electron microscope.
The Summative Study of the Nano Mini-exhibition took place during the spring and summer of 2012.
Team-based inquiry (TBI) is a practical approach to empowering education professionals to get the data they need, when they need it, to improve their products and practices and, ultimately, more ef
Step-by-step advice on planning, developing, funding, and maintaining education outreach partnerships between research centers and museums.
The NISE Network has created a website for public audiences featuring links to videos, audio material, podcasts, games, DIY activities, and NanoDays information for the public.
Staff training materials for Nano & Society workshop.
Nano 101 introduces educators to NISE Net’s four big ideas related to nanoscale science, engineering, and technology (“nano”).
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!
A listing of all promotional and marketing materials for partners to use when promoting their nanoscale science, engineering and technology educational events and activities.
Zoom into the natural nanostructures that manipulate light on a Blue Morpho Butterfly!
In this film "Zoom into a Lotus Leaf," see an up close look at the tiny nanostructures that give the leaf its unique behavior.
Meet Macro and Nano. Nano is WAY smaller than Macro and has some very surprising properties! These short (~30 second) clips introduce visitors to simple fundamentals about the nanoscale.
Staff and Volunteer training materials for NanoDays.
The REU Science Communication Workshop is designed to enhance the science communication skills of undergraduate students participating in research programs such as NSF's Research Experience for Und
This Guide provides information and resources for planning and hosting a Sharing Science Workshop & Practicum for early career researchers that will enhance their science communication skills,
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