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Twitter Fala Química (Talk Chemistry)

Activity by Edson Minatti   |   added on Jan 11, 2011   |   Brazil Official_iyc_logo

Sponsor(s): CNPq

A channel of rapid communication to young chemists, students and people interested in Chemistry through the Twitter service. Fala Quimica (which stands for talk Chemistry) is the first channel of Chemistry in Brazil on Twitter. It has more than 1000 followers and has diffused the IYC by its posts since the beggining.

The first and most followed Brazilian channel of Chemistry in the Twitter microblog service, Fala Quimica (meaning talk chemistry) is devoted to the diffusion of our Science among the young researchers, students and science fans.

Fala Quimica has begun in 2009 and has already more than 1000 followers. The service provides last-minute infos on cientific publications, meetings, academic resources, educational materials for all the followers.


Since the use of SmartPhones are really spreading all over Brazil, @falaQuimica takes advantage of that to promote the World of Chemistry among the people connected to Twitter accounts, in special to teenagers and youngs.

To know more, follow http://twitter.com/falaQuimica


Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, publications Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, research scientists, secondary school students
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