International Year of Chemistry, 2011

UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization IUPAC - International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry

Partners for the
International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Contact Detail

Steve Thurbide Ideas Activities
  • Manager of Science Education, Discovery Centre
    Halifax, NS, Canada
  • Email
    Tel 1.902.492.4422
  • Sector:

    Public Outreach
  • Organizations:

    Discovery Centre
  • IYC Interests:

    Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
    Encourage interest of young people in chemistry
    Generate enthusiasm for the creative future of chemistry
    Celebrate the role of women in chemistry
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Discovery Centre is a hands on, minds on not for profit science centre in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Our Mission Statement is "To stimulate interest, enjoyment, and understanding of science and technology through innovative, exciting, hands on experiences for all Nova Scotians.

We deliver multiple education programs covering different scientific disciplines including chemistry.