International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Worlds Largest Chemistry Lesson Jason Dornbush   |   added on Mar 31, 2011    |    United States Join the Grout Museum District as we attempt the Guinness World RecordsTM Largest Chemistry Lesson. This is one for the record books.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities, demonstrations, competition Audience: students, general public, educators, universities

Translating Food Chemistry to Health Benefits Kamila Klimaszewska   |   added on Mar 31, 2011    |    Poland Euro Food Chem XVI -- 6-8 July 2011, Gdańsk, Poland -- will try to demonstrate how food chemistry combined with modern biotech methods can improve our understanding of food in relation to health. There are also planned special lectures – tribute to Year of Chemistry.
Topic: chemistry education, conferences, educational materials, workshops, demonstrations Audience: students, professional chemists, educators, post graduate students, educational institutions

Lenses, Outer Space, and Ecology Jacob Cox   |   added on Mar 29, 2011    |    United States We will be discussing the role chemistry has in eyeglass lenses, outer space exploration and ecology. As well as chemistry's importance in our gathering of knowledge on earth to the stars.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education Audience: general public, high schools, students, women chemists, research scientists, industrial chemists, professional chemists, professors

The Nanoscience of Bone: Where does Chemistry fit in? Ruth Meaney   |   added on Mar 28, 2011    |    Australia “The Nanoscience of Bone: Where does Chemistry fit in?” The RACI Qld O'Donnell School Lecture Series is open to students in Grade 11 and 12 studying chemistry / science, and students in Junior Secondary interested in studying chemistry / science to Grade 12 are also eligible to attend.
Topic: chemistry education, seminars, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations Audience: students, educators, universities, teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, tertiary education, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students

Crystal Growing Competition Ruth Meaney   |   added on Mar 28, 2011    |    Australia The RACI Qld Crystal Growing Competition is an opportunity for students to take part in a scientific competition. The process is simple, and designed to encourage students to develop an interest in Chemistry from a young age.
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities, workshops, demonstrations, competition Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, educational institutions, secondary school students, high schools, school children, secondary schools, secondary schools students