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Nanobama

In honor of our new President-elect: Nanobama! Michigan scientist John Hart grew nanofibers in the shape of a oft-copied portrait of Barack Obama. This guy loves Obama so much, he has created an entire series of Democratic portaits. The article actually provides step-by-step illustrations on how to make your own nanobama, or other portrait. Now all you need is access to carbon nanotubes and a lithography lab.

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Beth Kelley is an applied & digital anthropologist with an overall interest in how people engage with and are impacted by their environments and vice versa. This has manifested itself in many ways, by looking at creativity, playful spaces and environmental enrichment, sustainability, design research, and integrative and collaborative models of learning such as through play and hands-on learning.