Engaging the public in ethics of nanotechnology. An interactive website and television series creates public discussion using new media.
Into the Rift is a virtual journey to Lake Tanganyika in East Africa.
Middle school-aged students learn about ecosystem science, research, and science and technology careers. The project includes teaching resources with learning outcomes linked to US national science standards.
Edu provided formative evaluation on website interactivity and users’ understanding of content. A summative evaluation compares what visitors learn to the intended learning outcomes.