In a science seminar, a young audience was amazed by Professor David G. Evans’ introduction on chemistry. "I think chemistry is so cool and I want to be a chemist", says Tongtong, the 12-year girl from Hefei.
"I LOVE U USTC", there she writes. Photo by LIANG Jing, MA Xiaohan.
Hands-on chemistry experiments are always popular among visitors. Gradient color and unexpected experimental results have attracted everyone’s focus.
A boy drawing chemical liquid with a dropper. Photo by LIANG Jing, MA Xiaohan.
What is more, by collecting stamps after participating those experiments, visitors are able to exchange souvenirs prepared by USTC.
The science festivals held by USTC showcase the responsibilities for the world-class research institutions to not only advance the frontier research projects, but also bridge science with the non-scientific community.
(Written by XU Yunfei, edited by HU Dongyin, USTC News Center)
On May 11, the Nature Publishing Group released Nature Publishing Index 2010 China, remarking “a dramatic rise in the quality of research being published by China”. University of Science and Technology of China is ranked 3rd of TOP 10 Institutions in Index 2010 China.
This article came from News Center of USTC.