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The “Speed Bump” training video discusses how the Three Big Ideas interact with a simple technology like the speed bump.

1. Values shape technologies
2. Technologies affect social relationships
3. Technologies work because they’re part of systems

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

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

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