Futures - Technology & Design - Straight to the Heart of it

 

Pupils take on the role of product designers in a company that specialises in advanced medical robotics. They design and make a prototype nanobot that can enter the bloodstream to clear built-up cholesterol from the arteries. They then program and control their nanobot to carry out a simulated medical intervention.

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Straight to the Heart of it STEM Futures Technology and Design ResourcePDF, 2.9 mb

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