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    Free Range Chemistry: Part 4

    Short videos of exciting demonstrations of the chemistry of everyday materials, taken from a lecture by Peter Wothers at the University of Cambridge. Video: Free Range Chemistry: 32 - Saltpetre (Potassium Nitrate) Video: Free Range Chemistry: 33 - Saltpetre and ...

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    Free Range Chemistry: Part 3

    Short videos of exciting demonstrations of the chemistry of everyday materials, taken from a lecture by Peter Wothers at the University of Cambridge. Video: Free Range Chemistry: 24 - Limestone Video: Free Range Chemistry: 25 - Shells ...

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    Free Range Chemistry: Part 2

    Short videos of exciting demonstrations of the chemistry of everyday materials, taken from a lecture by Peter Wothers at the University of Cambridge. Video: Free Range Chemistry: 13 - Making Ammonia Video: Free Range Chemistry: 14 - First Sources of ...

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    Free Range Chemistry: Part 1

    Short videos of exciting demonstrations of the chemistry of everyday materials, taken from a lecture by Peter Wothers at the University of Cambridge. Video: Free Range Chemistry: 01 - Everything is Chemical Video: Free Range Chemistry: 02 - Coffee - ...

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    NBC Learn: Chemistry Now

    This resource includes both videos and worksheets. The website makes links to everyday contexts in which chemistry is important. This material would provide enrichment to lessons using contemporary chemical examples.

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    Feynman's flowers - Nano scale citizen science.

    By taking part in Feynman’s flowers by crowdcrafting: You could help translate thousands of STM images of molecules for their magnetic properties.

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    Metals

    Understanding the properties and reactivity of metals can help to develop students basic understanding of chemical reactions. All the properties of a particular substance depend upon the elements present and how they are bonded to each other. The activities develop such areas as elements, ions, reactivity series, metal extraction, displacement ...

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    Tubes and wet concrete don’t mix

    2014-03-05T00:00:00Z

    Nina Notman ponders chemistry’s role in drying out the Victoria line after a concrete flood

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    Printing graphene onto 3D surfaces

    2014-01-07T00:00:00Z

    Scaling up for flexible electronics

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    Trade secrets... Piezoelectric crystals

    2013-09-01T11:40:00Z

    Secrets of the trade: Gas lighters, mosquito bite relief and police sirens – Jonathan Hare explores piezo chemistry in action!

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    The Chemistry of Light: Part 3

    A series of short experiments and demonstrations about the chemistry of light, taken from a lecture by Peter Wothers from the University of Cambridge Video: The Chemistry of Light: 21 - Colouration of Flames Video: The Chemistry of Light: 22 ...

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    The Chemistry of Light: Part 2

    A series of short experiments and demonstrations about the chemistry of light, taken from a lecture by Peter Wothers from the University of Cambridge Video: The Chemistry of Light: 11 - Gas Mantles Video: The Chemistry of Light: 12 - ...

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    The Alkali Metals: Part 1

    A series of short, fun videos exploring the chemistry of the alkali metals, taken from a lecture by Dr. Peter Wothers at the University of Cambridge. Video: The alkali metals: 01 - Introduction to the periodic table Video: The alkali ...

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    Ri Christmas Lectures® 2012: The Alkali Metals

    A teaching resource on The Alkali Metals supported by video clips from the Royal Institution Christmas Lectures ® 2012. Video: The Alkali Metals - Reactions with Oxygen video Video: The Alkali Metals - Reactions with Water video ...

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    Ri Christmas Lectures® 2012: Chemical Change

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    A teaching resource on Chemical Change, supported by video clips from the Royal Institution Christmas Lectures ® 2012. Video: Chemical Change videos

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    Ri Christmas Lectures® 2012: Allotropes of Carbon

    A teaching resource on Allotropes of Carbon, supported by video clips from the Royal Institution Christmas Lectures ® 2012. Video: Using a Synthetic Diamond to Cut Ice video Video: Diamond, Graphite and the Discovery of Fullerenes video ...

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    Chemistry in your Bathroom resource

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    Discover how Croda products transform your bathroom from disarray to a fully functionable and clean bathroom with this resource explaining the chemistry behind these products. Please note that some aspects of the resource are no longer interactive/functional.

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    It's a Gas: Part 3

    A series of short videos of fun demonstrations about the chemistry of the gases in our atmosphere, taken from a lecture by Dr. Peter Wothers of the University of Cambridge. Video: It’s a Gas: 23 - Catalysts Video: It’s a ...

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    It's a Gas: Part 2

    A series of short videos of fun demonstrations about the chemistry of the gases in our atmosphere, taken from a lecture by Dr. Peter Wothers of the University of Cambridge. Video: It’s a Gas: 12 - Respiration Video: It’s a ...

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    Just Add Water: Part 4

    A series of fun, engaging, short chemistry demonstrations about water, taken from a lecture by Dr. Peter Wothers of the University of Cambridge. Video: Just Add Water: 32 - Cooking Eggs at Low Pressure Video: Just Add Water: 33 - ...