International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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The American Chemical Society and NASA Explore Water and IYC- on Earth and in Space - a live Webcast Terri Taylor   |   added on Aug 24, 2011    |    United States Join specialists from NASA and the American Chemical Society, on September 22nd at 1:00pm EDT, as they discuss the IYC Global Water experiment and how water filtration affects our lives on Earth and in space.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, hands-on activities, educational materials, chemistry education, webcast, water Audience: students, general public, educators, school children, high schools, secondary school students, secondary schools students, teachers

Monitoring of Fresh Water Bodies Pedro Robles   |   added on Jul 13, 2011    |    Puerto Rico Water monitoring of fresh water bodies by public school students from elementary, intermediate and high school students. Undergraduate students of Caribbean University are also participating in the water monitoring program.
Topic: water monitoring, water, chemistry courses, demonstrations, rivers, streams, educational materials, science Audience: students, educators, research, undergraduate students, university, undergraduate research, public school research, high school, intermediate school, children, water quality, elementary school

Our Children on Water Sophie Boldon   |   added on Jul 05, 2011    |    United Kingdom A striking international art exhibition featuring work from children across the world showing how they feel about water
Topic: sustainable development, chemistry education, celebrating chemistry, water Audience: students, general public, teachers, school children

Water Quality: How Clean is Clean? Deepak Gupta   |   added on May 19, 2011    |    United Kingdom An opportunity to hear from and meet decision makers from government, the regulator and industry alongside researchers at Brunel University engaged in understanding the significance of chemicals in water.
Topic: networking, workshops, conferences, water, pharmaceuticals, hazardous chemicals Audience: industrial chemists, decision makers, research scientists, universities, professional chemists, senior managers

The Aqueous disolutions and the Development of Life Grupo MEQ   |   added on Mar 28, 2011    |    Colombia This workshop is directed to high school teachers. Our goals are: Recognizing the diversity of contextual relationships of water, deal with the chemical and physical properties of aqueous solutions and raise awareness about the impact of the activities of people on water quality and our social responsibility in that.
Topic: water, environment Audience: professors, educators