[ASC-list] ABC live forum: Care for some Nanotech in your trolley? Canberra

Abigail Thomas Thomas.Abigail at abc.net.au
Mon Aug 2 23:45:24 UTC 2010

ABC Science at Tilley's

LIVE FORUM: Care for some Nanotech in your trolley?

Saturday August 21

6pm-7.30pm (with live election updates!)

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Drop into Tilley's in Lyneham and check out the nano-trolley: a load of real and hypothetical products based on nanotechnology. This technology is now being used in everyday items including clothes, phones, computers, packaging, sunscreens and cosmetics - with many more in the pipeline.

Thought provocation by host Dr Paul Willis (ABC TV Catalyst).

Opinions and insights from experts - Dr Tim Senden (ANU), Professor Jim Williams (ANU), Dr Lyria Bennett Moses (UNSW), Dr Michael Biercuk (USYD).

Have a drink, have a listen, have your say. Bar and kitchen open.

* Why does everything change when things get really small?

* Why is nanotechnology so controversial?

* Is it safe?

* Do we need new laws to protect us and the environment?

Presented by ABC Science for National Science Week.

Tilley's Devine Café and Bar, cnr Wattle and Brigalow Sts, Lyneham

Enquiries: Abbie Thomas, ABC Science, 02 8333 5116

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