It's a Nano World

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Photo 1: Overview

Museum visitors enjoy It's a Nano World traveling museum exhibition and learn about nanobiotechnology.

Nanobiotechnology is a big word made up of three parts: nano is really, really tiny; bio is living things; and technology is about tools. All together it means using very tiny tools to learn about living things.

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Photo 2: Magnification Station

Children explore tiny things they can't see with just their eyes at the Magnification Station exhibit.

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Photo 3: Magnification Station

Children explore tiny things they can't see with just their eyes at the Magnification Station exhibit.

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Photo 4: Giant Blood Drop

Children in a Giant Blood Drop search for a white blood cell amongst a sea of red blood cells

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Photo 5: Dust Pinball

Children playing with the Dust Pinball exhibit learn about how tiny things like dust can have a big effect.

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Photo 6: Cell Sorter

At the Cell Sorter exhibit, museum visitors can stick their hands into a glove box and use special tools to separate out different cells based on their physical properties.