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    Flashback: 1995

    24 September 2015

    Queen’s University Belfast celebrated its 150th anniversary by planting a laburnum tree outside the former laboratory of chemist Thomas Andrews

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    Flashback: 1985

    27 August 2015

    A painting of Dorothy Hodgkin depicting the busy scientist with four hands went on display at the National Portrait Gallery

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    Flashback: 1995

    23 July 2015

    The Royal Society of Chemistry launched it’s online presence at a ceremony in Cambridge

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    Flashback: 1995

    2 July 2015

    Sigma-Aldrich founder Alfred Bader published his autobiography

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    Flashback: 1970

    28 May 2015

    Peter Atkins was awarded the 1969 Meldola medal for his work in theoretical chemistry

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    Flashback: 1985

    24 April 2015

    How prisoners during the Second World War were able to study for chemistry degrees

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    Flashback: 1970

    2 April 2015

    The Scientific Societies Lecture Theatre in Savile Row, London, was used for RSC lectures for many years

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    Flashback: 1985

    26 February 2015

    The Metals Society and the Institution of Metallurgists merged to form a new learned society

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    Flashback: 1970

    29 January 2015

    The UK chapter of the Chemical Notation Association met for the first time

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    Flashback: 2000

    19 December 2014

    The second International Historic Chemical Landmark was designated at St Mary’s Hospital in London