International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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The Millennium Lecture series at Bath Gareth Lamb   |   added on Jun 10, 2010    |    United Kingdom The Millennium lectures are a series of popular science lectures held at the University of Bath. The lectures aim to inspire young scientists from local schools and the undergraduate community, as well as engage the general public and academics in interesting scientific topics.
Topic: conferences Audience: general public

Brazilian International Year of Chemistry Domain Rodrigo Souza   |   added on Jun 04, 2010    |    Brazil Development of a domain which will centralize and disseminate all project actions via the Internet for the IYC in Brazil. In this sense, the Brazilian Chemical Society has already registered in the name and activated the domain www.quimica2011.org.br.
Topic: website, celebrating chemistry, networking, chemistry education Audience: general public, school children, students, tertiary education, educators, decision makers, professional chemists, secondary schools

Chem13 News Periodic Table Design Project Richard Vollans   |   added on May 19, 2010    |    Canada Teachers and educators worldwide can register their students, of any age, for this one-of-a-kind periodic table project combining art and science celebrating IYC. Visit www.chem13news.uwaterloo.ca for submission instructions and how to have your creative interpretation be part of the public art display, poster and website.
Topic: hands-on activities, periodic table, art, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, elements, classroom activity, learning Audience: general public, students, youth, educators, primary schools, high schools, universities, secondary school students

Design, production, and release of Euro-based postage stamp in Slovak Republic Milan Drabik   |   added on May 14, 2010    |    Slovakia The Slovak Chemical Society has proposed the design, production, and release of a Euro-based postage stamp bearing the logo of the International Year of Chemistry (IYC 2011). Targeted release date is January 2011.
Topic: stamp Audience: general public, worldwide stamp collectors

Chemistry and the environment Hans Dahlkvist   |   added on May 09, 2010    |    Sweden Inorganic and organic substances will be evaluated by professionals and students to compare there relevance and importance in ecosystems and societies.
Topic: competition, workshops Audience: general public