International Year of Chemistry, 2011

UNESCO - United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Contact Detail

Jennifer Larese Ideas Activities
  • Outreach Coordinator, NOVA/WGBH
    Boston, MA, USA
  • Email
    Tel 6173004316
  • Sector:

    Public Outreach
  • Organizations:

  • IYC Interests:

    Increase the public appreciation and understanding of chemistry
  • Web Site:


For many years, NOVA and NOVA scienceNOW have been producing programs and series related to science, including chemistry. One of our recent productions, Making Stuff, features an interdisciplinary science, materials science, which ties into chemistry through a number of avenues. The resources we developed for this program can be integrated into a variety of science events, including hands-on demonstrations at a science museum, table top events for an expo, and even longer activities for after school programs. These resources are available through our education and outreach website: