International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Visualizing and Understanding the Science of Climate Change Peter Mahaffy   |   added on Feb 28, 2011    |    International Understanding and responding to global climate changes is one of the defining challenges of the 21st century. Barraged by contradictory messages many don’t have the right tools to see and understand the complex connections between human activity and our changing climate.
Topic: chemistry education, website, climate change Audience: students, general public, educators, graduate students

National Laboratory Mustache Day Jens Breffke   |   added on Feb 10, 2011    |    International National Lab Mustache Day (NLMD) strives to celebrate mustaches in the science laboratory over the ages. NLMD culminates on February 11th 2011 with lab mustache parties across the country and around the world. Everyone is invited to participate and celebrate.
Topic: science fair, art, demonstrations Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, post graduate students, research scientists, teachers

Student Chemistry Cartoon Competition Jim McQuillan   |   added on Dec 16, 2010    |    International !! VIEW RESULTS BELOW !!
Topic: chemistry education, celebrating chemistry, educational materials Audience: students, educators, general public, universities, post graduate students, teachers, educational institutions, tertiary education, secondary schools, secondary school students, high schools

Student Physical Chemistry Video Competition Jim McQuillan   |   added on Dec 09, 2010    |    International !! VIEW RESULTS BELOW !!
Topic: competition, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, physical chemistry Audience: secondary school students, students, graduate students

European Women in Chemistry Jan Apotheker   |   added on Nov 27, 2010    |    International This book covers one of the main topics of the International Year of Chemistry and is a tribute to all European women in chemistry.
Topic: publications, women in chemistry, book Audience: general public