International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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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

Conferences on chemistry Discussion Discussion Mourad Korichi   |   added on Jul 28, 2010 A cycle of conferences on various themes of chemistry will be held during the year 2011.
Topic: conferences Audience: general public

Chemistry, your life, your future. Discussion Discussion José Nogueira   |   added on Jul 23, 2010 I am thinking in doing a little work on chemistry at the school I attend, putting on display some material essential to the practice of chemistry. I was also thinking about giving my fellow students the opportunity to perform some experiments. I will also bring to school a major chemical Portuguese to lecture to students.
Topic: workshops, exhibition, science fair, experiments Audience: students

Chemistry and our life Discussion Discussion Nadia Kandile   |   added on May 29, 2010 A round table discussion and lectures about the role of chemistry in our life
Topic: workshops Audience: students of the science clubes in al-ahram news paper in egypt

DISCUSSION ON THE ORGANIC TRENDS AND THE VALUES OF GREEN ENVIRONMENT Discussion Discussion MANISH TULI   |   added on May 17, 2010 This platform will decrease the chemistry with aspects of exploitation of planet and how we can combine the world to prove and perform our duties.
Topic: climate change Audience: general public