International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Quiz and Stamp Rally at the National Museum of Nature and Science in Tokyo Mayumi Kanisawa   |   added on Aug 22, 2011    |    Japan We hold many exhibitions about chemistry under "International Year of Chemistry" in autumn 2011. In these exhibitions, we hold the "Quiz and Stamp Rally" to help people understand chemistry and intension of each exibition.
Topic: Audience: general public

Exibition on Marie Curie Asuka Takahashi   |   added on Aug 18, 2011    |    Japan Exibition on Marie Curie for International year of CHEMISTRY 2011 will be held at Isahaya Public Library
Topic: celebrating chemistry, sustainable and green chemistry, art, references Audience: students, general public, school children, secondary schools, high schools

Investigation to Chemistry: Try chemical experiments in Fukuoka University of Education Masaaki Harada   |   added on Aug 16, 2011    |    Japan Five chemical experiments including "chemical magic of colors", "separate pigments", "procedure artificail salmon roe reform kelp", "heat generation by crystallization from solution", and "drawing an electric pen" will be demonstrated.demonstrated.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities Audience: school children, secondary school students, general public

Produce a card game, "CHEMISTRY QUEST" and hold related events Daigo Fujita   |   added on Aug 15, 2011    |    Japan Create and promote "CHEMISTRY QUEST", an academic and game based on chemical bond which was produced by a elementaly student. Hot events at cafe in Shinjyuku-ku, Tokyo, for learning and enjoying chemistry using the card game.
Topic: chemistry education, workshops, educational materials Audience: general public, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Aichi Science Festival 2011 Yutaka Takeda   |   added on Aug 14, 2011    |    Japan Science Festival will be held for 5 weeks in Aichi prefecture, Japan. Science events that will be held by Universities, Science Museums, Zoos, Botanical Gardens, NPO, etc., will be gathered to the festival under logo mark and logotype.
Topic: science fair Audience: general public