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The evolution of risk perceptions

A meta-analysis of surveys about public perceptions of the risks and benefits associated with nanotechnology suggests that further research is needed to help us better understand and, perhaps, inform public attitudes to nanotechnology.

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Kahan, D. The evolution of risk perceptions. Nature Nanotech 4, 705–706 (2009). https://doi.org/10.1038/nnano.2009.329

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