International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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International Year of Chemistry 2011

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Chemistry NOW

Weekly bundles of videos

NBC News-NBC Learn is partnering with the US National Science Foundation to produce Chemistry Now – a series of weekly content ‘bundles’ of original and archival news videos and multimedia content to be distributed online to K-12 science teachers, and beyond schools into the community.

Chemistry Now content concentrates on revealing and explaining the presence and function of chemistry in everyday life and in the world around us, with special focus on the lives and work of those at the frontiers of 21st century chemistry.

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Since the beginning of the year, the following topics have been released: The structure and behavior of water in liquid form, How chemistry transforms liquid milk into solid cheese, Molecule structure and physical properties, Single and double bonds, The chemistry in cooking meat, The chemistry of bread.

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