The NSF, NBC, and NSTA have worked together on a set of videos called "Chemistry Now."
The videos, which began in 2011 and run through each school year, explain basic chemistry, with titles ranging from "The Chemistry of Salt" to "Chance Discoveries: Cellophane" and "Chemistry of Changing Leaves." Videos tend to range from 4 to 6 minutes long and are built for a popular audience.
There is also a series of biographical profiles of current scientists explaining their work titled "21st Century Scientist." Current profiles include scientists working on nanotechnology, tuberculosis, origami chemistry, and green fuel.
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