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Tuesday, December 06, 2005

New nanotech website focuses on health and environment

A partnership between the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars and the Pew Charitable Trusts has resulted in the 'Project on Emerging Nanotechnologies' website. The site examines the effects of nanotechnology on human health and the environment. It aims to "ensure that as nanotechnologies advance, possible risks are minimized, public and consumer engagement remains strong, and the potential benefits of these new technologies are realized." more @