Book of the Day: Nano the Spectacular Science of the Very (Very) Small

Wednesday, April 20, 2022
All Day


Everything is made from something, but what makes different materials light, strong, heavy, or flexible? Acclaimed physicist Dr. Jess Wade offers an elegant, friendly introduction to atoms, the elements, and other essential science concepts, and then reveals how very (very) small materials are being manipulated in the cutting-edge field of nanotechnology. Find out how many new nanomaterials might lead to self-washing windows, stronger, lighter airplanes, and cleaner water. With charming, colorful illustrations, this tribute to the tiny will inspire curious minds of every stripe.