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100 chemists on Twitter

100 chemists on Twitter | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
This is not a list of the top 100 chemists on Twitter. For a start, I'm not really comfortable defining 'top'. Most followers? Most tweets? Shiniest avatar? Funniest bio? Most well-known in the rea...
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The 2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry - Press Release

The 2016 Nobel Prize in Chemistry - Press Release | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
Nobelprize.org, The Official Web Site of the Nobel Prize
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What it takes to make a new element

What it takes to make a new element | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
Yuri Oganessian tells us how nihonium, moscovium, tennessine and oganesson were made
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Non-Newtonian saliva gives frog’s tongue sticking power

Non-Newtonian saliva gives frog’s tongue sticking power | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
Discovery offers route to frog-inspired adhesives
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Alice in Quantumland: A Charming Illustrated Allegory of Quantum Mechanics by a CERN Physicist

Alice in Quantumland: A Charming Illustrated Allegory of Quantum Mechanics by a CERN Physicist | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
Down the rabbit hole of antimatter, or how to believe six impossible things about gender stereotypes before breakfast.
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The Chemistry of Champagne

The Chemistry of Champagne | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
With New Year’s Eve upcoming, a large number of people will celebrate by popping open a bottle of champagne. The bubbles in your glass may seem simple enough, but there’s actually a wea…
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Alice in Quantumland: A Charming Illustrated Allegory of Quantum Mechanics by a CERN Physicist

Alice in Quantumland: A Charming Illustrated Allegory of Quantum Mechanics by a CERN Physicist | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
Down the rabbit hole of antimatter, or how to believe six impossible things about gender stereotypes before breakfast.
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Physics may be a small but crucial fraction of our reality

Physics may be a small but crucial fraction of our reality | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
Just how much of physics is real, and how much of reality is physics? That’s a theme uniting four major new books in the field
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When life gives you lemons, make catalysts

When life gives you lemons, make catalysts | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
Lemon juice both biocatalyst and solvent in the synthesis of organic compounds
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Richard Dawkins Explains Why There Was Never a First Human Being

Richard Dawkins Explains Why There Was Never a First Human Being | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it

Last year, right before publishing his illustrated children's book The Magic of Reality, Richard Dawkins appeared at The New Yorker Festival and walked the crowd through a short thought experiment. Imagine pulling out your family genealogy.
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Drugging the epigenome

Drugging the epigenome | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
Drugs that change how your genes are switched on or off could change how we treat many diseases, as Rachel Brazil discovers
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The Nobel Prizes in Science 2016

The Nobel Prizes in Science 2016 | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
The Nobel Prizes in Science 2016 Nobel Prize in Medicine and Physiology press release Advanced Information Nobel Prize in Physics press release Background Advanced Information
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Drawing a line under the chemical bond

Drawing a line under the chemical bond | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
Bond paths give us answers to questions we have overlooked when explaining molecules
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Huge helium gas find in east Africa averts medical shortage

Huge helium gas find in east Africa averts medical shortage | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
The natural store of helium found in the Rift valley in Tanzania contains an estimated 54bn cubic feet of the noble gas
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This Week in Chemistry – Firefighting Phone Batteries and Light-Triggered On-Demand Pain Relief

Here’s the weekly summary of both new chemistry research and studies that have been in the news. This week features news on a firefighting lithium ion battery, light-triggered on-demand pain r…
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The Greatest Science Books of 2016

The Greatest Science Books of 2016 | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
From the sound of spacetime to time travel to the microbiome, by way of polar bears, dogs, and trees.
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Eugenol

Eugenol | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
One of the defining smells of Christmas leads a double life as fish anaesthetic and insect attractant…
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2012 Christmas Lectures - Burning a Diamond

Dr Peter Wothers is assisted by Nobel prize winner Sir Harry Kroto. Subscribe for regular science videos: http://bit.ly/RiSubscRibe Watch The Moder
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This Week in Chemistry – Sweat-Powered Sock Sensors, and Chemical Traces on Phones

This Week in Chemistry – Sweat-Powered Sock Sensors, and Chemical Traces on Phones | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
Here’s the weekly summary of both new chemistry research and studies that have been in the news. This week features news on how your phone carries a chemical imprint of your lifestyle, how bird dro…
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Yoshinori Ohsumi – a deserving winner of the Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine

Yoshinori Ohsumi – a deserving winner of the Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
Ohsumi, autophagy pioneer.
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Connectosomes smuggle drugs across membranes

Connectosomes smuggle drugs across membranes | SACE and IB Chemistry at PAC | Scoop.it
Engineered vesicles could cut drug side-effects by delivering them straight into cells using cellular ‘airlocks’
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