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SCI's Fine Chemicals Group IYC Public Lecture Series Patricia Cornell | added on Sep 16, 2011 | United Kingdom A series of free public lectures in celebration of the International Year of Chemistry 2011. These talks will illustrate how the field of medicinal chemistry has led and will continue to lead to the discovery of new medicines which impact millions of lives worldwide.
Robert Boyle Science Festival John Sodeau | added on Sep 15, 2011 | Ireland A three-day event to be held at Lismore Castel to celebrate the 350th Anniversary orf the publication of Robert Boyle's, "The Sceptical Chemyst". Lectures and Discussions about the evolution of the atmosphere, climate change and the Life of Boyle will be held in addition to Astronomy Classes and Chemical Demonstrations.
|Topic:||demonstrations, chemistry education||Audience:||students, general public, professional chemists, professors, educators, teachers, school children, secondary schools, tertiary education, graduate students|
Chai and Why? The Science of Fireworks Arnab Bhattacharya | added on Sep 14, 2011 | India Celebrate Diwali with the TIFR Outreach team in our two-part Chai and Why?series this October! From the simple diya to the precisely calibrated assembly of chemicals that go in to produce the spectacular effects in fireworks, we look at the science behind the festival of light.
|Topic:||demonstrations, chemistry education, fireworks||Audience:||students, general public, educators, teachers, school children|
Science Fair / Feria de Ciencias Mariscal Sucre Julio Barzola | added on Sep 14, 2011 | Ecuador This activity is to provide a forum for promoting research skills and dissemination of scientific knowledge where children and young people engage in a study of an event or natural phenomenon, and an opportunity to apply their knowledge in the exhibition of prototypes, tests and experiments.
|Topic:||demonstrations, workshops, sustainable and green chemistry, science fair||Audience:||students, professors, tertiary education, secondary school students|
National Chemistry Week Mary Moore | added on Sep 07, 2011 | United States On October 25 and 26, Eastman and the Northeast Tennessee Section of the American Chemical Society will host the 21st annual award winning “Celebration of Chemistry for 4th Graders.” Over 27,000 children have participated in this event since its inception in 1991.