International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Exothermic Reactions are HOT Suggestion Suggestion Neville Fraser   |   added on Oct 27, 2010 a day making model rockets and exploring how the various types of motors work
Topic: hands-on activities, engaging the youth Audience: students, primary schools

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

Mr Collaboration Collaboration Fastino Madzima   |   added on Oct 09, 2010 supporting global experiment
Topic: hands-on activities, experiments, water quality, presentations Audience: professional chemists, international, regional, iyc enthusiasts, global, decision makers

Chemistry wekend for children between 7- 12 years Discussion Discussion Marian Asantewah Nkansah   |   added on Oct 07, 2010 Children in the range of 7- 12 years will gather at an amusement park where simple but colourful scientific experiments are performed in groups. some of the activities on this site could be tried. http://scifun.chem.wisc.edu/homeexpts/homeexpts.html
Topic: hands-on activities, workshops, experiments, play, game Audience: school children, educators, teachers, primary schools

Chemistry, Cooking and Molecular Gastronomy Suggestion Suggestion Michael Edmonds   |   added on Sep 27, 2010 A practical demonstration/lecture of how chemistry helps us understand food and how chemistry has helped develop the exciting science/art of molecular gastronomy. With fun practical demonstrations and tastings
Topic: hands-on activities, workshops Audience: general public