International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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Fantastic Forests Stephen Penny   |   added on Mar 15, 2011    |    United Kingdom A public facing event for ags 5+ where will cover basic aspects of photosynthesis, carbon capture, wood cells, wood fibres, paper making, engineered wood products, dendrochronology.
Topic: hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry Audience: general public, school children, families

From the Big Bang to the IYC: Exposition on the Road Eduardo Barzana   |   added on Mar 14, 2011    |    Mexico Within the celebrations of the International year of Chemistry, 2011, the School of Chemistry at UNAM and the CARSO Group have joined efforts to bring chemistry to society and have organized an itinerant exposition if four commercial plazas of CARSO Group.
Topic: chemistry education, educational materials, hands-on activities, demonstrations, art Audience: students, general public, industrial chemists, educational institutions

Chemistry Demonstrations-Edmonton Area, southern Alberta and Central/Northern Alberta Lucio Gelmini   |   added on Mar 14, 2011    |    Canada 1 h to 3 h chemistry demonstrations to students in K - 12 highlighting importance of chemistry to their daily lives.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, demonstrations, hands-on activities Audience: students, general public, educators, teachers, women chemists, educational institutions, secondary school students, school children, secondary schools students

Broadcasting to the World Sheehan Misko   |   added on Mar 10, 2011    |    United States Broadcasting to the World: Bob Barrett, the host of public radio “The Health Show” will help us create a series of podcasts of interviews.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, conferences, networking, demonstrations, biotechnology, website, publications, science fair, hands-on activities, industrial trade fair, analytical chemistry Audience: students, general public, educators, research scientists, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, tertiary education, high schools, secondary schools, secondary schools students, secondary school students

A Day in the Life of a Clinical Chemist Laboratory Sheehan Misko   |   added on Mar 10, 2011    |    United States Peter Wilding, now an emeritus Professor at the University of Pennsylvania, was an assistant professor at the University of Southern California and a young clinical chemist at the Los Angeles County Hospital. This film demonstrates the remarkable journey of our profession and the astonishing advances make in almost a century.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, educational materials, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, workshops, demonstrations, analytical chemistry, publications, website, biotechnology, references Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, general public, educators, research scientists, universities, teachers, post graduate students, women chemists, educational institutions, decision makers, industrial chemists, secondary school students, high schools