International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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ROLE OF CHEMISTRY IN FEEDING GROWING WORLD POPULATION Discussion Discussion Chitra Joshi   |   added on Oct 06, 2011 Chemistry plays a vital role in feeding growing world poulation. There are a number of chemicals which help in increasing food production to keep pace with growing population of the world. A knowledge of positive and negative impact of these chemicals needs discussion among scientific community.
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production of all the plastics in the world should stop for a better environment. Suggestion Suggestion Hasmukhlal Shah   |   added on Oct 02, 2011 more reseach should carry out in the field of degradable plastic as the end use.
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Science Weekends Suggestion Suggestion Abhishek kumar Sinha   |   added on Sep 28, 2011 Every weekends should be dedicated to science. Chemistry in life should be discussed in home, school, locality and also on social networking sites.
Topic: engaging the youth, experiments, workshops, conferences, presentations, exhibition, science fair, seminars Audience: secondary schools, teachers, students, general public, scientists, high schools, school children, educators, professional chemists, primary schools, iyc enthusiasts, researchers, international, tertiary education, global, decision makers, post graduate students, regional, post secondary students

celda electroquimica con elemento termoelectrico Discussion Discussion Leonardo Jimenez   |   added on Sep 27, 2011 esta es una bateria recargable a la cual se le han incluido algunos elementos termoelectricos los cuales contribueyen con potencial electrico cuando el dispositivo se calienta lo cual ocurre al momento de emplear la baterias recargables y cuando se cargan. se usaria por ejemplo en vehiculos electricos.
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the new chemistry Suggestion Suggestion Kokou mawu me nyon Amegnikpo   |   added on Sep 26, 2011 the chemistry to answer problem
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