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Using thermal imaging, this video explains how chemical hand warmers work as well as how the solution inside them is made. (5:07 min.)

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This resource provides educators with the tools to help them take students from their initial thinking about careers to a deeper understanding of the variety of careers available.

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A free one-day event for students in Grades 11-12, organized by the Let’s Talk Science Outreach site and the Nanotechnology Group at the University of Alberta.

This event takes place on Friday, February 24, 2017.

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The gold we find on Earth did not come from our planet’s rocky crust. It was actually cooked up in space and is present on Earth because of cataclysmic stellar explosions called supernovae. So gold is really extraterrestrial! (4:34 min.)

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It’s so obvious that it’s practically proverbial: you can’t unboil an egg. But actually, it turns out that you can -- sort of. (4:09 min.)

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From highlighters to reflective road signs, fluorescence is all around you. But some of the most exciting uses of fluorescence are in medicine and biomedical research.

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Four elements were officially added to the periodic table in 2016. But could there be more elements waiting to be discovered? And why do we bother looking anyway? (5:19 min.)

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It’s worth taking the time to understand the nitrogen cycle, because it has many important impacts on the planet. In particular, it helps you and many other living things get the nitrogen they need to survive.

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Nanomachines – including nano-sized motors, rockets and even cars – are many orders of magnitude smaller than a human cell, but they have huge promise. (4:46 min.)

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CurioCity resources which align with the Yukon Chemistry 12 content area: Dynamic Equilibrium

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