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'God gave Linus Pauling to chemistry'

21 February 2019By

CNR Rao on inspiration, Indian chemistry and Benedict Cumberbatch

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Have we solved chemistry?

13 February 2019By

A new book suggests chemistry is over 90% ‘complete’ – and that could be a good thing

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Taking chemistry to court

12 February 2019By

An expert witness has to explain science with lives on the line

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How to reinvent the lab coat

24 January 2019By

Is it time to ditch the white coats for a more modern look?

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So, your colleague said something racist...

23 January 2019By

James Watson’s lab mates should not be blamed for his offensive views

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A picture of David Schudel

Taking chemistry to court

An expert witness has to explain science with lives on the line

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Cluster fundamentals

Stefanie Dehnen discusses the exotic structures of inorganic chemistry’s middle ground

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Chemistry A-level entries show rise in popularity

Exam results in the UK show more young people, particularly young women, are studying chemistry

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Time to stop paying for work

Hidden work costs are a financial drain worth considering