International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Taste of Chemistry Subha Das   |   added on Mar 25, 2011    |    United States Taste of Chemistry - This exhibition at an Art Festival uses food and molecular gastronomy and molecular cuisine techiniques to make science not just palatable but tasty! Exhibits and Demos will focus on novel foods and how knowledge of the food molecules can help create them.
Topic: chemistry education, demonstrations, art festival, science communication, molecular gastronomy Audience: students, general public

Essay writing competition Stuart Cantrill   |   added on Mar 14, 2011    |    United Kingdom To celebrate the International Year of Chemistry, Nature Chemistry is launching an essay competition. We invite aspiring science writers to submit an 'In Your Element'-style essay on any one of the following elements - He, N, Na, Cu, Br, In or Pu.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, publications, science communication Audience: students, graduate students, universities, educational institutions, post graduate students