WELCOME TO THE NANOWORLD – EP4: NANOWORLD AND MAXIFEAR
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La Compagnie des Taxi-brousse
Charles-Antoine de Rouvre / Jérôme Scemla
C-A. De Rouvre, / J. Scemla / A-F Sion
France 5 / RTBF / UR / TFO / Télé Québec/ 3SAT / RTP / Planeta / Canal Plus / EETV / TV3 / TV Unam
Silver Dragon Award - CISEP 2010 (China) Video price of the scientific survey to the festival of the Scoop to Angers 2009 Prize Television to Roberval 2010 Bayer Price Science Film Award of the Science Film Festival in 2010 to Bangkok Special jury prize of the festival TELEFILMED 2010
After the history and exploration of these fantastic horizons, we must fathom the unknown territory into which these discoveries, applications and their resulting risks lead us. This is the fourth episode. Rightly and wrongly, working on the scale of the invisible crystallizes many fears. What are the real risks to individuals and the environment? How can we evaluate them? How can they be measured? Are researchers really aware of the dangers they’re exposing us to? What is their thinking, ethically? This nano revolution will jeopardize society as we know it, changing the global economic equilibrium and making Big Brother loom on the horizon . . . What place will citizens then occupy? Will they still have a say?