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Geocaching, IYC-2011

Idea by Tom Adamsen   |   added on Feb 05, 2010 12:47PM Discussion Discussion
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The whole periodic table of elements, with each element released as a geocache (IYC2011 - <element>)

In November 2009 I took the initiative to create several geocaches with chemical element theme. Since the IYC2011-theme was on the table I chose to publish all the chemical elements. Since January 1st, 2010 I have started to publish the "IYC2011 - <element>" caches in preparation for the IYC2011. Within this year (hopefully) all 112 named chemical elements will be published on www.geocaching.com. They will either be traditional-, multi- or mystery caches.

Since I live in Bergen, Norway, most of these will be hidden/published there, but some scattered across Norway.

Does someone else have similar ideas, or thought about IYC2011-caches during 2011?


Topic: game, engaging the youth, international, periodic table Audience: students, general public, regional, norway, educators

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Albert Ahatov
Apr 15, 2010 06:37PM

i liked your site

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