International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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CHEMISTRY WORLD YOUTH CONGRESS Collaboration Collaboration Jorge Ruiz-Davila   |   added on Oct 15, 2010 We have started the national and international promotion of this important event at our University, Peru and other countries
Topic: hands-on activities, conferences, workshops, exhibition, experiments, engaging the youth, science fair, climate change, presentations Audience: students, secondary schools, school children, scientists, high schools, educators, professional chemists, teachers, tertiary education

Interacting with other groups via the web Suggestion Suggestion Carlos Ortega   |   added on Oct 08, 2010 Would it be possible that by exploiting the media and the internet, we know that is done in other countries?
Topic: workshops, conferences, exhibition, play, show, presentations Audience: educators, general public, students, secondary schools, scientists, high schools, professional chemists, teachers, post graduate students, international, global

Periodic Table Suggestion Suggestion Mercy Kiiru   |   added on Aug 19, 2010 We should celebrate all aspects of each element on the day it coincides with the atomic number. e.g day 1- Hydrogen, day 10 - Neon, day 58- Cerium......etc.
Topic: hands-on activities, workshops, conferences, exhibition, history of chemistry, show, science fair, engaging the youth, competition, seminars, experiments, presentations, periodic table, chemistry olympiad Audience: secondary schools, general public, high schools, educators, students, school children, scientists, professional chemists, tertiary education, teachers, regional, primary schools, post graduate students, international, iyc enthusiasts, global

oil spill Discussion Discussion Martin Beck   |   added on Aug 02, 2010 how should we approach problem of non recognition of private science. i.e. i always thought the obvious solution to the oil spill in the gulf of mexico could be solved by the judicious injection of liquid nitrogen or at least a freezing agent?
Topic: water quality, climate change Audience: scientists, professional chemists

Les Femmes de génie sont rares ? Suggestion Suggestion Marie-Claude Vitorge   |   added on Jul 27, 2010 With the show « Les femmes de génie sont rares ? » (« The women of genius are rare? ») the company offers an evocation of the life of Marie Curie across an adaptation of texts of Pierre and Marie Curie and their daughter Eve by Anne Rougée, staged by Stephane Baroux.
Topic: show Audience: general public, school children, secondary schools, high schools, scientists