Chem World provides an inspiring and hands-on experience of chemistry and its fundamentals. This project allows students to conduct virtual chemistry experiments too dangerous or difficult to run in a classroom.
Chem World contains three interactive experiments - Fireworks, Rocket launch and Macro-Micro.
Chem World also includes a periodic table with crowdsourced content moderated by professional chemists, and artworks created by students, to allow users to discover a broad range of information about chemical elements, their reactions, properties, structures and histories.
Chem World was launched in conjunction with National Science Week at QUT.
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Chem World was developed in partnership with teachers, students, researchers and academics and links directly to the new Australian curriculum for chemistry.