International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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"KARUCHIM" Suggestion Suggestion Guylene Aurore   |   added on May 12, 2010 « KARUCHIM » Chemistry village in KARUKERA* will be the ending event of Chemistry Year in Guadeloupe.
Topic: animations, exhibition Audience: general public, school children, students, educators, scientists, secondary schools

Chemistry : Magical Science Suggestion Suggestion J. S. Filhol   |   added on May 12, 2010 We’ll show, through presentations, chemistry’s facet that could be considered as magic by layperson
Topic: workshops, presentations Audience: general public, school children, students, scientists, educators, secondary schools

Development of knowledge and techniques in chemistry Suggestion Suggestion Clovis Darrigan   |   added on May 12, 2010 Exhibition of equipments, assemblies and documents of diverse periods allowing to illustrate the evolution of chemical knowledge and practice.
Topic: distillation, vacuum techniques, writings, exhibition Audience: general public, students, scientists, secondary schools

The "Curie Village" Suggestion Suggestion Michel Lagues   |   added on May 12, 2010 The Espace Pierre-Gilles de Gennes and its partners propose to organize a science village, “LE VILLAGE CURIE”.
Topic: history of chemistry Audience: school children, students, general public, secondary schools

The Chemistry of the Forests Collaboration Collaboration Javier Garcia-Martinez   |   added on Apr 22, 2010 Joining forces with the 2011 International Years of Forests
Topic: green chemistry, environment, engaging others Audience: general public