International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Carmen GarcĂ­a-ruiz Ideas Activities
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    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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Our research group INQUIFOR participate in the Week of Science (Madrid, November 7-20) in an activity named CHEMICAL LIGHT AND FORENSIC CHEMISTRY (

This activity will show how to obtain light by means of chemical reactions based on luminiscent phenomena and pirotechnics reactions.