International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Science Fun Day at the Great Lakes Science Center Peter Schmidt   |   added on Dec 02, 2011    |    United States The Gamma Chapter of Alpha Chi Sigma will be doing fun and educational, interactive scientific demonstrations geared towards the young and the young at heart.
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities, educational materials, demonstrations Audience: students, general public, secondary schools students, families

Experimental Show Rosalind Boulton   |   added on Jun 21, 2011    |    Australia Fire and ice, smoke and explosions galore - come and celebrate the International Year of Chemistry with our chemists who are sure to excite and entertain you in this spectacular show that demonstrates what chemistry is all about!
Topic: chemistry, show, magic, demonstration Audience: children, families, students, high schools, secondary schools, univ

Fantastic Forests Stephen Penny   |   added on Mar 15, 2011    |    United Kingdom A public facing event for ags 5+ where will cover basic aspects of photosynthesis, carbon capture, wood cells, wood fibres, paper making, engineered wood products, dendrochronology.
Topic: hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: general public, school children, families

Writing the World Jane Langley   |   added on Jul 23, 2010    |    United Kingdom Writing the World is Cool it Schools annual poetry competition. We have now launched 'Chain Reactions' a brand new theme all about chemistry.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, competition, educational materials, creative writing, workshops, poetry, science fair Audience: educators, tertiary education, general public, teachers, school children, secondary schools, schools, kids, poetry, creative writing, competition for children, poetry competition, families