Nature of Nano

Learning from nature: Bio-inspired Nanomaterials

This is a past event from Manchester Science Festival 2017. 

Part of A Grand Exposition: Arcade

How does nature inspire new scientific discoveries? Explore some of the nature inspired discoveries and find out how nature has offered inspiration in designing new materials and provided sustainable-green routes for manufacturing.

Join us to find more about the materials we have been studying at the University of Sheffield and try out a selection of activities based on nanomaterial formation and magnetic nanomaterials.


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Talbot Mill, 44 Ellesmere Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M15 4JY

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£2.50 (redeemable against drink in café).

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Age guidance

Families 6+

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