‘Micro-submarines’ could zoom through the body to deliver medicine

Topics:

Biological Sciences – Cells, The Body, Living Things

Chemical Sciences – Mixtures and Separations, Solids/ Liquids/ Gases, Particle Models

Physical Sciences – Forces, Energy

Additional: Careers, Technology, Engineering

Concepts (South Australia):

Biological Sciences – Form and Function

Chemical Sciences – Properties of Matter, Change of Matter

Physical Sciences – Forces and Motion, Energy

Years: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10

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Micro-submarines powered by nano-motors could soon been propelling their way through our bodies and delivering drugs to diseased organs. This fascinating article could be used alongside Biological, Chemical and Physical Sciences for years 6, 7, 8, 9 and 10.

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