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The "Tomato Picker" is an example of how our values shape what technologies are developed and adopted by society using the example of the mechanized tomato picker from the 1960s.

This film is part of the NISE Network's "Nano and Society" workshop resources package. These materials were designed to prepare museum educators to engage the public in conversations about the relationship between nanotechnology and society.

For more information about this Nano and Society piece: nisenet.org/catalog/tools_guides/nano_society_training_materials

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Education professionals: nisenet.org
Public audiences: whatisnano.org

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The Nanoscale Informal Science Education Network (NISE Net) is a national community of researchers and informal science educators dedicated to fostering public awareness, engagement, and understanding of nanoscale science, engineering, and technology.

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