International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Save Our Earth!!! Byron Kadum   |   added on Feb 04, 2011    |    Malaysia A long term programme which will encourage students to be more sensitive towards environmental issues. Therefore to educate about the importance of preserving our mother nature.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, educators, industrial chemists, teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, high schools

IYC 2011 (Hong Kong) Official Website Chi yan, stephen Cheung   |   added on Feb 04, 2011    |    Hong Kong Official website at HK with link http://www.hkedcity.net/iyc2011 launched at the end of Jan .You may learn more about IYC and development of the Chemistry discipline in the sub-sections. Visit us often to check out updates of events and resources related to IYC, and of course, share with us your ideas.
Topic: networking, website, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, conferences, seminars, educational materials, hands-on activities, chemistry, workshops, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, competition, science fair, publications, references Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, educators, industrial chemists, universities, research scientists, post graduate students, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions, tertiary education, secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, high schools, graduate students, secondary schools students

The Big Picture Melissa Pentecost   |   added on Feb 03, 2011    |    New Zealand The New Zealand Launch of the Year of Chemistry, featuring Merino Gold and Sir Richard Friend
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, conferences, seminars Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, industrial chemists, universities, research scientists, post graduate students, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, high schools, secondary schools students

2011 Marie Curie Lecture Series Melissa Pentecost   |   added on Feb 03, 2011    |    New Zealand Female Chemists from New Zealand reflect on how chemistry improves our lives and society The Marie Curie Lecture Series is a year- long national tour of talks by female New Zealand chemists in honour of Curie‚Äôs Nobel Prize in Chemistry for her ground-breaking studies in radium and polonium.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, seminars Audience: women chemists, general public, professors, professional chemists, research scientists, secondary schools students, high schools, graduate students, industrial chemists, post graduate students

Progetto d'eccellenza 2011 - Spettroscopia e Astrochimica (Spectroscopy and Astrochemistry) Matteo Soldi   |   added on Feb 03, 2011    |    Italy In Valle d'Aosta, Italia, studenti della scuola secondaria di secondo grado studieranno la chimica delle stelle grazie alla spettroscopia stellare * In the Aosta Valley, Italy, high school students will study star chemistry thanks to stellar spectroscopy
Topic: astrochemistry, spectroscopy, astronomy, astrophysics Audience: high schools