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Stephen Penny | added on Nov 04, 2011 | United Kingdom
Celebrate National Tree Week with staff from Forest Research and Forestry Commission Scotland. Enjoy a range of hands on activities celebrating the 2011 International Year of Forests. Activities relate to tree seeds but also to photosynthesis and carbon capture processes.
Heather Jarrett | added on Nov 04, 2011 | United States
With a global population of more than 7 billion, we face an urgent need for a renewable-based energy economy. Dr. Patricia DeMarco, Director of the Rachel Carson Institute in the School of Sustainability and the Environment at Chatham University, will speak.
Chai and Why? Astrochemistry: Exploring the outer space laboratory
Arnab Bhattacharya | added on Nov 04, 2011 | India
Amazing chemical reactions happen in clouds of gas and dust that lie between the stars. These molecular clouds are billions of km across with cold atoms and molecules well-spaced and hit by cosmic rays. How do we know what molecules are there? What kind of chemical reactions dominate when it is so cold and
Peter Hollamby | added on Nov 02, 2011 | International
Uncover some of the secrets of chemical reactions – especially those of a spectacular kind! Exciting shows that promises to blow the lid of Chemistry’s possibly dusty image.
Chemical Light and Forensic Chemistry
Carmen García-ruiz | added on Nov 02, 2011 | Spain
This activity will show how to obtain light by means of chemical reactions based on luminiscent phenomena and pyrotechnics reactions