International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Chem13 News Periodic Table Design Project Jean Hein   |   added on May 19, 2010    |    Canada Teachers and educators worldwide can register their students, of any age, for this one-of-a-kind periodic table project combining art and science celebrating IYC. Visit www.chem13news.uwaterloo.ca for submission instructions and how to have your creative interpretation be part of the public art display, poster and website.
Topic: hands-on activities, periodic table, art, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, elements, classroom activity, learning Audience: general public, students, youth, educators, primary schools, high schools, universities, secondary school students

Design, production, and release of Euro-based postage stamp in Slovak Republic Milan Drabik   |   added on May 14, 2010    |    Slovakia The Slovak Chemical Society has proposed the design, production, and release of a Euro-based postage stamp bearing the logo of the International Year of Chemistry (IYC 2011). Targeted release date is January 2011.
Topic: stamp Audience: general public, worldwide stamp collectors

Chemistry and the environment Hans Dahlkvist   |   added on May 09, 2010    |    Sweden Inorganic and organic substances will be evaluated by professionals and students to compare there relevance and importance in ecosystems and societies.
Topic: competition, workshops Audience: general public

Chemistry in "Experientia docet" César Tomé López   |   added on Apr 21, 2010    |    Spain New section devoted to the contributions of chemistry to solving some of today's problems in the prestigious Spanish language blog "Experientia docet"
Topic: Audience: general public, students, educators

Miraculous demonstrations to increase interest in chemistry and to eradicate superstitions SUDESH GHODERAO   |   added on Mar 23, 2010    |    India The miraculous chemical demonstrations are used to develop interest in student about chemical sciences, develop scientific temper and to eradicate superstitions associated with it.
Topic: hands on activities Audience: students, general public