International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Teaching Methodology Discussion Discussion Gurinder singh Sahota   |   added on Dec 02, 2011 Teaching generally emphasizes the basic concepts and ignore the excitement and application part of chemistry.
Topic: engaging the youth Audience: students, general public, teachers, scientists, global

One Million IMPACTING Two Hundred Million Collaboration Collaboration Sydney Kloppers   |   added on Dec 02, 2011 This project is focusing on the further development of NATURAL SCIENCE & CHEMISTRY in junior and high schools in developing nations around the World over the next 10 years at least, and we have called the project “One Million IMPACTING Two Hundred Million”!!
Topic: engaging the youth, hands-on activities, experiments, workshops Audience: students, general public, secondary schools, teachers, scientists, high schools, school children, educators, professional chemists, primary schools, iyc enthusiasts, researchers, international, tertiary education, global, post graduate students, decision makers, regional, post secondary students

Honoring Clara Immerwahr: a heroine of chemistry and humanity Collaboration Collaboration Pierre Waithe   |   added on Nov 30, 2011 Clara Immerwahr is a German chemist who took a lone but courageous stand against her nation and her infamous husband/rival, famed chemist Fritz Haber in opposition to chemical warfare during World War One.
Topic: history of chemistry Audience: professional chemists., post secondary students, regional, decision makers, post graduate students, global, tertiary education, international, researchers, iyc enthusiasts, educators, school children, high schools, scientists, teachers, general public, secondary schools

Handling of rejected material from Lab. Discussion Discussion Qixue Qin   |   added on Nov 14, 2011 The rejected material from Lab is becoming more and more serious, because of ingoring the harming to water and soil, we often see the discharging of rejected material without no handling. This is a problem to be solved urgently.
Topic: hands-on activities, workshops, environment, water quality Audience: students, high schools, researchers, global

Nanotechnology-Storage Devices Suggestion Suggestion Tejas Reddy   |   added on Nov 11, 2011 We can increase the memory storage capacity of a storage device like CDs, Floppys, Pen drives, and San Disks.
Topic: engaging the youth, experiments, hands-on activities Audience: professional chemists., researchers, students, teachers, scientists, international, global