The engineer using nanotechnology to mend broken hearts

Word Count / Video Length: 956 / 4:33 mins

Hossein Tavassoli is working to mend broken hearts using an incredible nanotech breakthrough – and he wants to tell the world. Use this article and video with students to inspire them about future technology and careers in STEM. It would be suited to students with an interest in Biological, Chemical or Physical sciences looking for a way to combine science and engineering.

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Years: 8, 9, 10

Topics:

Biological Sciences – Cells, The Body, Genetics, Living Things

Chemical Sciences – Atoms, Particle Models

Physical Sciences – Energy

Additional: Careers, Technology, Engineering.

Concepts (South Australia):

Biological Sciences – Diversity and Evolution, Form and Function

Chemical Sciences – Properties of Matter

Physical Sciences – Energy