International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Have You Ever Wondered? (or how the mysteries of the world can be explained by chemistry) Carl Doige   |   added on Dec 28, 2010    |    Canada Dr. Joe Schwarcz, Director of McGill University’s Office for Science and Society, will give a public lecture entitled "Have you wondered.... (or how the mysteries of the world can be explained by chemistry)" at the Okanagan College, Vernon Campus, Vernon, British Columbia on February 10, 2011.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, seminars Audience: general public, students, teachers, educators, secondary school students

"Chemistry Matters": short, educational videos with 16 Nobel Laureates in Chemistry on Merci Olsson   |   added on Dec 27, 2010    |    Sweden “Chemistry is really the queen of the sciences. If there is any one subject that an educated person should know in the world, it is chemistry.” Roger Kornberg, Nobel Laureate in Chemistry 2006
Topic: celebrating chemistry, educational materials, website, nobel prize in chemistry Audience: students, professors, educators, general public, universities, teachers, educational institutions, tertiary education, secondary schools, secondary school students, high schools, graduate students

Virtual Periodic System Sérgio Henrique D. de Oliveira   |   added on Dec 22, 2010    |    Brazil It is a periodic system of chemistry elements in software, to interact the computer user with the chemistry.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, sustainable and green chemistry, science fair Audience: students, educators, school children, high schools, secondary school students, secondary schools, educational institutions, tertiary education

Networking Breakfast - Leicestershire, UK Kaisra Khan   |   added on Dec 20, 2010    |    United Kingdom Women Sharing a Chemical Moment in Time. 18 Jan, 2011, Humphrey Perkins High School, Leicestershire, UK
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, chemistry education, educational materials Audience: professional chemists, universities, post graduate students, teachers, women chemists, secondary schools, secondary school students

Networking Breakfast - Beijing, China David G Evans   |   added on Dec 17, 2010    |    China Networking breakfast for female members of Chinese Academy of Sciences and Chinese Academy of Engineering, other senior scientists, young scientists and research students as part of the "Women Sharing a Chemical Moment in Time" activity
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking Audience: women chemists, students, secondary school students