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11 January 2017
Matt Gunther looks into TCDD, or dioxin, and the tragic Seveso accident
4 January 2017
Chemistry in its Element podcast: Kit Chapman looks at a poster child in the battle against obesity
7 December 2016
Jamie Durrani introduces one of the biggest selling pharmaceuticals in history, the ‘mother’s little helper’: Diazepam
30 November 2016
Did this insidious plant poison kill a hiker in Alaska?
16 November 2016
The blondest blonde, the whitest smile, the clearest complexion – all from one essential compound
2 November 2016
Kat Arney explains how a protein that repairs broken DNA holds the key to killing cancer cells – but only if you stop it from doing its job
26 October 2016
From medicine to the military, this compound makes lasers for a range of applications
19 October 2016
Louise Crane documents the rise and fall of Gabapentin – from ‘wonder drug’ to illicit substance in just 50 years
31 August 2016
This powerful poison is said to have the power to transform werewolves and heal snake bites. Brian Clegg unpicks fiction from fact
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