International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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A Night of Chemistry Carols Collaboration Collaboration Squid Bait   |   added on Nov 10, 2011 Gather friends and family for the season finale of the International Year of Chemistry. Email squidbait@ymail.com for songlist
Topic: chemistry education, play, song, holiday, christmas, chemistry Audience: students, general public, secondary schools, teachers, scientists, high schools, school children, tertiary education, global, iyc enthusiasts, primary schools, professional chemists, educators, post graduate students

Communicating Chemistry in Primetime and Online: A Workshop Report Suggestion Suggestion Tina Masciangioli   |   added on Oct 11, 2011 A U.S. National Academies Chemical Sciences Roundtable workshop report that is available online for free throughout the world. It contains useful information and ideas for improving chemistry communication with general and technical audiences.
Topic: chemistry education, workshops, chemistry, publications Audience: professional chemists, prof, educators, teachers, decision makers

Green Chemistry for Cell Penetrating Peptide Synthesis Discussion Discussion James Chou   |   added on Aug 08, 2011 Bioactive peptides are of interest as potential intracellular therapeutics in human disease. Bioactive peptides have high target specificity, low toxicity, and low accumulation in tissues. Using green chemistry technology could modify the amino acids for better cell penetration.
Topic: peptide synthesis, chemistry education, chemistry of nature, chemistry of peptide synthesis Audience: chemistry, peptides, chemical synthesis

Science Song Parodies created for You Tube Suggestion Suggestion Doug Edmonds   |   added on Feb 12, 2011 I am providing some links to science song parodies that I have created to help students solidify concepts in science. Here is the You Tube channel with videos from the area of Physical Science:
Topic: engaging the youth, science fair Audience: chemistry, matter, parodies, song, education, bonding, solutions

Visualize the application of chemistry and publish in common websites like youtube Collaboration Collaboration Ramanathan E   |   added on Dec 23, 2010 Let us visualize the important concepts and applications of chemistry and publish in common websites like youtube throughout the year.
Topic: chemistry animation, visuals, youtube movie clips, digital chemistry, chemistry in daily life, chemistry olympiad Audience: teachers, students, chemistry, researchers, chemists, elearning, animation, professors