International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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On Medicinal Chemistry - video interviews with the IUPAC-Richter Prize Doug Templeton   |   added on Mar 02, 2011    |    International Sit down and watch the IUPAC-Richter Prize winners talking about their research projects.
Topic: medicinal chemistry, video, human health Audience: students, graduate students, secondary school students

Chemistry: A Tradition of Excellence, Solving Society's Most Important Problems -- Then and Now Megan Kocher   |   added on Mar 02, 2011    |    United States Exhibit at the University of Minnesota Science & Engineering library celebrating important discoveries and inventions by students, alumni, and faculty from the UMN Chemistry department.
Topic: exhibition, celebrating chemistry, celebrating chemists Audience: students, graduate students, general public, professors, researchers, universities

Chemistry for Today Jaya Varkey   |   added on Mar 02, 2011    |    India Seminars and lab demonstrations to make awareness about the applications of chemistry in our daily life. Live demonstrations to show how difficult is our life without chemistry.
Topic: seminars, demonstrations, hands-on activities, celebrating chemistry, chemistry education Audience: students, high schools, graduate students, general public

Luis E. Miramontes Image Gallery Octavio Miramontes   |   added on Mar 01, 2011    |    Mexico This is the first public image gallery devoted entirely to Luis E. Miramontes, one of the top Mexican chemists of all times.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, networking, educational materials, hands-on activities, publications, website, art, biotechnology, references Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, industrial chemists, research scientists, universities, post graduate students, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, secondary school students, secondary schools, school children, high schools, graduate students

Visualizing and Understanding the Science of Climate Change Peter Mahaffy   |   added on Feb 28, 2011    |    International Understanding and responding to global climate changes is one of the defining challenges of the 21st century. Barraged by contradictory messages many don’t have the right tools to see and understand the complex connections between human activity and our changing climate.
Topic: chemistry education, website, climate change Audience: students, general public, educators, graduate students