Reimagining Nanotechnology

BY Aisha Turner  March 19, 2010 at 4:50 PM EST

Editor’s note: On Friday’s NewsHour, Paul speaks to Felice Frankel and George Whitesides, authors of an extraordinary new book, No Small Matter: Science on the Nanoscale. Frankel and Whitesides bring the virtually invisible world of nanotech to life through bold and evocative images, often through metaphors that express the structures of microtechnology and how it operates.

Felice Frankel recently described how she and Whitesides approached the challenge of choosing images to express the virtually invisible.