International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Chemistry show «Magical Liquids» at Entertainment Science Museum «LabirintUm» Tatiana Natarova   |   added on Aug 01, 2011    |    Russian Federation Chemistry show «Magical Liquids» is designed to cover the basics of chemistry, introduce interesting experiments to children to make them familiar with the physical properties of liquids and fun stories about chemistry. The show involves little minds in the dialogue with chemistry, museum guide Professor and their peers.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations Audience: general public, educators, teachers, school children, secondary school students

Limerick - Exhibition: “Marie Curie (1867 - 1934)” Annaïk Genson   |   added on Jul 27, 2011    |    Ireland The Materials and Surface Science Institute at the University of Limerick is hosting in August the exhibition "Marie Curie (1867 - 1934)" in partnership with the Embassy of France in Ireland as part of the International Year of Chemistry 2011.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education Audience: students, professional chemists, general public, professors, research scientists, universities, teachers, industrial chemists, post graduate students, women chemists, secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Cat-Chem laboratory- Get experience of catalyst supporting affluent human society Wataru Ueda   |   added on Jul 19, 2011    |    Japan Get experiences of what catalysts and catalysis are and of how important catalysis is for human society through the events of poster presentation, PC games, put together models, catalysts demonstration and actual experiments
Topic: catalysis and catalysts for sustainable and green chemistry Audience: students, secondary school students, tertiary education, high schools, school children, general public

Women in Chemistry : our role models from past to present - Special Exhibition at Women’s Archives Center, National Women’s Education Center of Japan Ryoko Akamine   |   added on Jul 19, 2011    |    Japan The exhibition overviews history of Japanese female chemists, their education, career in chemistry and achievements and considers women’s career development in science.
Topic: exhibition Audience: secondary school students, school children, general public

Elements - The Beauty of Chemistry David Grayson   |   added on Jul 18, 2011    |    Ireland An exhibition that brings together Science and Art, focusing on selected elements from the Periodic Table. It includes an Atomic Kitchen, where visitors can do experiments, and there is a series of associated lab-based workshops specially designed to cater for the younger generation.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, art and science Audience: general public, teachers, school children, secondary schools students