International Year of Chemistry, 2011

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YIC Celebrates IYC Jagadeesh Ellil   |   added on Feb 04, 2011    |    Saudi Arabia Poster presentation on the development of Chemistry, Video shows on life and work of eminent chemists, Exhibitions of chemical equipment, Fun and wonder generating experiments.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, chemistry education, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, analytical chemistry, website Audience: students, industrial chemists, secondary school students, general public, educational institutions, decision makers

Natural Dyes from Caribbean Medicinal Plants Sonia Peter   |   added on Jan 28, 2011    |    Barbados Selected plant species will be investigated for natural dye sources. The dyes will be subjected to a variety of analytical methods for chemical profiling and efficacy.
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, analytical chemistry, art Audience: students, educators, professional chemists, general public, research scientists, teachers, women chemists

Philip Ball 'Unnatural: The Heretical idea of Making People' Jacqui Colgate   |   added on Jan 26, 2011    |    United Kingdom This question has been asked for many centuries, and has produced recipes ranging from the homunculus of the medieval alchemists and the clay golem of Jewish legend to Frankenstein’s monster and the mass-produced test-tube babies in Brave New World
Topic: networking, educational materials, analytical chemistry, publications, chemistry education Audience: students, professional chemists, educators, professors, general public, industrial chemists, universities, tertiary education, women chemists, research scientists

Focus on Tap Water Cynthia Van ginkel   |   added on Jan 20, 2011    |    Canada Find out fast facts about water purification and treatment in Metro Vancouver as well as bottled water vs. tap water. Take part in a Global Experiment "pH of the planet" using portable pH testing equipment. Get your home tap water tested for lead.
Topic: chemistry education, hands-on activities, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, analytical chemistry Audience: students

26th Philippine Chemistry Congress Shalom Rodriguez   |   added on Jan 17, 2011    |    Philippines The 26PCC will celebrate the 2011 IYC with special sessions which aim to highlight the important role that Chemistry plays in our industry, environment and society.
Topic: celebrating chemistry, networking, conferences, chemistry education, seminars, chemistry, workshops, sustainable and green chemistry, demonstrations, analytical chemistry, competition, science fair, publications, website, art, biotechnology, references, industrial trade fair Audience: students, professional chemists, professors, educators, industrial chemists, universities, post graduate students, research scientists, teachers, women chemists