Organizer: Foundation for Research on Economics & the Environment. Nanotechnology has the potential to reshape technology with important applications in energy, the environment, medicine, and manufacturing. Like most technological revolutions, this one will have some downsides. Animal studies have shown that nanoparticles can enter the bloodstream, cross the blood-brain barrier, and damage tissue and DNA. Join us as we explore how nanotechnology may affect society as a whole, including human health, the environment, and the judiciary.
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