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Medaillen dank guter Chemie

Zwölf experimentierfreudige Jugendliche wurden am 6. April beim Finale der Chemie-Olympiade mit Medaillen ausgezeichnet. Vier Schweizer und ein Liechtensteiner haben sich für die Internationale Chemie-Olympiade (IChO) in Saudi-Arabien qualifiziert.

Chemistry

Determination of the magnesium and calcium content in effervescent tablets

Are you a teacher looking for experiment ideas? The Chemistry Olympiad is at your service! Our volunteers have broken down an experiment from the final round into three bits suitable for a lesson which will be published here. This is the third and last part.

Chemistry

Determination of the magnesium content in magnesium Tablets

Are you a teacher looking for experiment ideas? The Chemistry Olympiad is at your service! Our volunteers have broken down an experiment from the final round into three bits suitable for a lesson which will be published here. This is part 2.

Chemistry

From the olympic lab to the classroom

Are you a teacher looking for experiment ideas? The Chemistry Olympiad is at your service! Our volunteers have broken down an experiment from the final round into three bits suitable for a lesson which will be published here. Part 1: Qualitative analysis of effervescent tablets.

Chemistry

IChO 2023 Final Report

From the 16th to the 25th of July 2023, 348 young chemists from 89 countries met at ETH Zurich for the first International Chemistry Olympiad in Switzerland. Numbers, facts and takeaways from the event can now be read up on in the final report.

Chemistry

A chemical crossword puzzle

October is nobel prize season. The perfect time to revisit the crossword about nobel prizes in chemistry which the Chemistry Olympiad created for this year's OlyDay. Whether you are a chemistry teacher looking for a fun activity for the last lesson of the day or just want to learn more - try it!

Chemistry

Be part of the Chemistry Olympiad 2023/24

Are you interested in chemistry and want to meet like-minded people? Do you like to learn new things and are you looking for a challenge? Then join the Chemistry Olympiad and complete the online test by October 13, 2023.

Chemistry

Association

More than just winning medals

The 55th International Chemistry Olympiad ended with a closing ceremony on Monday afternoon, 24 July. Out of 348 participants, 217 were awarded gold, sil​ver, or bronze medals. The Swiss team got an "honourable mention."

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Association

"Man merkt, dass man nicht der Einzige ist"

"Es ist eine einzigartige Erfahrung. Neben den Chemiekenntnissen lernt man andere Kulturen kennen und auch Leute, die mega fasziniert sind von Chemie", sagt Vivian Huber über die IChO. Telebasel hat den begabten Lehrling gestern bei der praktischen Prüfung an der ETH begleitet.

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