Nanotechnology is the focus of current scientific research in a variety of fields including electronics, materials science, and medicine. You will design and create an Infographic about nanotechnology and its potential to improve and impact our lives. Your Infographic should include the following:
What is nanotechnology? (a brief description in your OWN WORDS) (5 points)
Pictures of THREE products that have been created or enhanced due to nanotechnology – choose one product from each of the following fields: HEALTHCARE, TECHNOLOGY, ENVIRONMENT (6 points)
A brief description about how these products are improved or possible due to nanotechnology (6 points)
Potential RISKS associated with nanotechnology (3 points)
Creative and visually pleasing design (10 points)
Here are some tools you can use to create your infographic. All require that you set up an account, but allow you to select the free account option:
Easel.ly Tutorial Tip: Hover over Choose category on the left of your graphic, and scroll down to choose science shapes.
PiktochartHelp information. To get started, choose Poster (the infographic shape option is a premium feature), then select one of the free templates that appear below. Tip: Choose Graphics on the left, then choose Icons, and Science from the drop-down menu for a large variety of science-related shapes.
When you have completed your infographic, download it as a .pdf, .png, or .jpg file and print it to turn in.