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Weighing the Potential Risks of Nanotech

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Weighing the Potential Risks of Nanotech

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Weighing the Potential Risks of Nanotech

Weighing the Potential Risks of Nanotech

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What are the potential environmental and health risks of nanotechnology? And what can be done to make sure that small tech doesn't lead to big problems?

Guest:

Kristen M. Kulinowski, executive director for education and public policy at the Center for Biological and Environmental Nanotechnology; director of the International Council on Nanotechnology at Rice University