In the Lab of Shakhashiri

The master of chemical demonstrations and science policy advocate, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Chemistry Professor Bassam Z. Shakhashiri, shares the fun of science through home science activities,
public presentations, scholarship, and other programs of the Wisconsin Initiative for Science Literacy.

Bassam Z. Shakhashiri is the 2012 ACS President

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The Wisconsin Idea

Explore Wisconsin Initiative For Science Literacy News and Events Multimedia Chemistry Course Materials And More...
Experiments Experiments You Can Do At Home You Can Do At Home
Periodic Tables of the Elements
Chemical of the WeekChemical of the Week
Water Earth
Chemistry of Autumn Colors
Our Mission
Our Programs

Our People

Explaining PhD Research to the Public
Science, the Arts, and the Humanities

Science, the Arts, &
the Humanities
In the News
Events of Interest
Presentations by Professor Shakhashiri
The Christmas Lecture The Christmas Lecture

Oliver Sacks


Radio Science on the Radio
Recommended Readings
Recommended Web sites

Science Videos
Art by Rodney Schreiner
the Eye
Chemistry & Society
Volume 5
Handbook of Chemical Demonstrations
Other Courses
Science is Fun Stuff Science

Morrill Land
Grant Act

ChemTime Clock
Chem Time Clock

Science is Fun

"What's That Stuff?"
from the ACS


 Bassam's Statements & Writings

   ACS Climate Science

Helpful Hints
to Enhance Classroom Learning

Books for
General Chemistry

Advancing Graduate Education in the Chemical Sciences
Graduate Education Report

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