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What is Chemistry?


What is Chemistry?

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WHATISCHEMISTRY is a web site that introduces a discussion on chemical issues, as they are seen from chemists, for a general public with no background in Science. The site is not an exhaustive learning tool. Its aim is limited to arouse interest and excite curiosity in occasional readers. All the chemical contents have been written by University teachers and researchers, all deeply expert in the specific topic addressed. Each page is written using an extremely plain language in Italian and in... More
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Date Added to MERLOT: March 08, 2009
Date Modified in MERLOT: March 12, 2016
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Keywords: Web site, Public science, Image of Chemistry


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Primary Audience: Grade School, Middle School, High School, Professional
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Language: Italian, English
Material Version: continually updated
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