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Zoom In! The Lotus

Gwen Pym, a young girl with a passion for nanoscience shrinks down to a microscopic size to learn about the natural water-repelling properties of the lotus leaf. Zoom In! 

The Lotus is a stop-motion animation designed to introduce K-3 grade students to the fundamental concepts of nanoscience. Funding provided by the American Physical Society. Made by students from the School of Media Arts and Studies at Ohio University with support from Department of Physics and Astronomy. For educational materials please go to http://ow.ly/uz238. For information on the making of this video check out their blog.

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