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  • Does nanotechnology offer a better way of dealing with electronic waste? Creative commons image Icon Ivan2010 under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    03 May 2017

  • Does nanotechnology offer a better way of dealing with electronic waste?

    Does nanotechnology offer a better way of dealing with electronic waste? Creative commons image Icon Ivan2010 under Creative Commons BY-SA 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 03 May 2017
    Obsolete computer equipment creates a waste headache. Smashing it up into tiny, tiny particles might be the best way of recycling, says new research.
  • Nanotechnology: Good things come in small packages

    By Konstantina Nadia Tzelepi

    How does it feel to use something in your everyday life without realising its importance? Lots of people use it. The...

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    03 Apr 2017

  • Nanotechnology: Good things come in small packages

    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 03 Apr 2017
    How does it feel to use something in your everyday life without realising its importance? Lots of people use it. The economy has changed dramatically over...
  • Is a technological solution always the best? The politics of toilets Creative commons image Icon hasib under Creative Commons BY-ND 4.0 license
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    31 Mar 2016

  • Is a technological solution always the best? The politics of toilets

    Is a technological solution always the best? The politics of toilets Creative commons image Icon hasib under Creative Commons BY-ND 4.0 license
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 31 Mar 2016
    The Nano Membrane Toilet is great news - but are we producing over-engineered solution?
  • Online lecture: Nanotechnology Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission

    Online lecture: Nanotechnology

    By The OpenLearn team

    Professor Richard Jones discusses his experiences of exploring the social and ethical implications of nanotechnology,...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Feb 2008

  • Online lecture: Nanotechnology

    Online lecture: Nanotechnology Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 22 Feb 2008
    Professor Richard Jones discusses his experiences of exploring the social and ethical implications of nanotechnology, and the contribution scientists can...
  • Nanotechnology and paper batteries Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission

    Nanotechnology and paper batteries

    By Dr James Bruce

    Chemist James Bruce is excited by the ideas that come when scientists from different disciplines interact.

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    28 Aug 2007

  • Nanotechnology and paper batteries

    Nanotechnology and paper batteries Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 28 Aug 2007
    Chemist James Bruce is excited by the ideas that come when scientists from different disciplines interact.
  • Reith 2005: The Triumph of Technology - Nanotechnology and nanoscience Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
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    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

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    14 Sep 2006

  • Reith 2005: The Triumph of Technology - Nanotechnology and nanoscience

    Reith 2005: The Triumph of Technology - Nanotechnology and nanoscience Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: BBC
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 14 Sep 2006
    Lord Broers suggests that the future of technology lies in a very, very small direction indeed.
  • Ethical Science Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission

    Ethical Science

    By Barbara Brockbank

    Can science be ethical as well as innovative? Should it even try? Barbara Brockbank considers the issues.

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    01 Dec 2005

  • Ethical Science

    Ethical Science Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Used with permission
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 01 Dec 2005
    Can science be ethical as well as innovative? Should it even try? Barbara Brockbank considers the issues.
  • Nanotechnology Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Production team

    Nanotechnology

    By The OpenLearn team

    Nanotechnology...nanowhat? You may not have heard of it, but some claim that during this century nanotechnology will...

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    Article

    10 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    22 Sep 2005

  • Nanotechnology

    Nanotechnology Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Production team
    Introductory level Duration 10 mins Updated 22 Sep 2005
    Nanotechnology...nanowhat? You may not have heard of it, but some claim that during this century nanotechnology will revolutionise our lives
  • Taken on trust Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Tom Hewitt

    Taken on trust

    By Tom Hewitt

    Because engineering is now so specialised, we have to trust in engineers. Tom Hewitt responds to Lord Broers' fourth...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Apr 2005

  • Taken on trust

    Taken on trust Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: Tom Hewitt
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Apr 2005
    Because engineering is now so specialised, we have to trust in engineers. Tom Hewitt responds to Lord Broers' fourth Reith Lecture.
  • Too small for comfort? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University

    Too small for comfort?

    By Professor Derek Matravers

    Derek Matravers responds to Lord Broers' fourth Reith Lecture by suggesting that it's the difficulty in picturing...

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    Article

    5 mins

    Level: 1 Introductory

    Updated on:

    27 Apr 2005

  • Too small for comfort?

    Too small for comfort? Copyrighted image Icon Copyright: The Open University
    Introductory level Duration 5 mins Updated 27 Apr 2005
    Derek Matravers responds to Lord Broers' fourth Reith Lecture by suggesting that it's the difficulty in picturing nanotechnology which makes people fear it.