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Submission + - Public needs to understand Nanotech to support it (

tcd004 writes: If the American public doesn't come to grips with simple scientific concepts, like: 'What is a nanometer?' "it could cost the American economy, because what the public doesn't understand, it might no longer support, while other countries invest in the next phase of technology" says George Whitesides of Harvard's Whitesides Research Group.
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Public needs to understand Nanotech to support it

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