University Chemistry ›› 2020, Vol. 35 ›› Issue (11): 132-138.doi: 10.3866/PKU.DXHX202008029

Special Issue:

• Science Education • Previous Articles     Next Articles

Chemical Tours: A Curious Journey to the Museum

Huoqing Yang, Yufei Gong, Yi Lü, Lichun Zhang()   

  • Received:2020-08-12 Accepted:2020-09-07 Published:2020-09-18
  • Contact: Lichun Zhang


"When the fire is pure blue, cast can begin", from the birth of the ware to the evolution of the material, it is all about the fascination of chemistry. In the form of a diary, this article recounts a fascinating journey in which I met, got to know and became acquainted with ceramics, bronze and iron in my dreams, aiming at making the reader realize the chemical knowledge behind those gradually forgotten national treasures in a relaxing and lively story.

Key words: Museum, National treasure, Ceramic, Bronze, Ironware, Popularization of science