Virus Worker

Virus Worker Activity

Design and test viruses to make a nanotechnology "factory" for lining up gold atoms into gold nanowires. Nanowires are so thin, they must be measured in nanometers or billionths of a meter. Test the nanowires to see if they can power a video postcard from space.

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