UK lights viewed from space

Quantifying UK carbon reduction potential

Implementing all possible carbon capture and reduction technologies could reduce UK’s carbon footprint by 8–32%

Irrigation system

Ozone filling a hole in water disinfection

Ozone generator proves to be healthier alternative to established chlorination technology for small-scale wastewater treatment


Close-up of soft drink

Soft drinks power origami cell

Miniature fuel cell made from folded filter paper runs on sugary drinks


Chem C2000

Why are there no chemistry sets for adults?

Why are there no chemistry sets for adults?


How chefs scale up dishes without sacrificing taste

Tips to make a pavolva that can feed 600 guests this Christmas


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The chemistry in your cuppa

Katrina Megget finds there more to tea than just a great brew – it’s also chemically complex

Yuri Oganessian

What it takes to make a new element

Yuri Oganessian tells us how nihonium, moscovium, tennessine and oganesson were made

CW1216 - Artifical Meat - Cow

Could artificial meat save the planet?

As meat production becomes unsustainable, Dinsa Sachan investigates the new industry of meat substitutes


  • Swainsonine

  • Bromodeoxyuridine

  • Benzoyl peroxide

  • PARP: Poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase

  • The water kingdom

  • The sting of the wild

  • I contain multitudes

  • Crime scene to court: the essentials of forensic science (fourth edition)

  • The switch