everyday science

  • A child playing
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    Lead poisoning

    1 September 2006

    Simon Cotton takes a look at those compounds that find themselves in the news or relate to our everyday lives

  • Soft drink bottle
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    Benzene

    1 July 2006

    Simon Cotton takes a look at those compounds that find themselves in the news or relate to our everyday lives.

  • Scientists sniffing
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    Roses are red, violets are blue, titan arum stinks, and so did Kew

    1 May 2006

    Simon Cotton takes a look at those compounds that find themselves in the news or relate to our everyday lives

  • Vegetables
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    Eat your greens

    1 March 2006

    Simon Cotton takes a look at those compounds that find themselves in the news or relate to our everyday lives.

  • Chillis
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    Sudan 1

    1 May 2005

    Simon Cotton takes a look at those compounds that find themselves in the news or relate to our everyday lives

  • Roundup weed killer
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    Glyphosate

    1 March 2005

    Simon Cotton takes a look at those compounds that find themselves in the news or relate to our everyday lives.

  • Rosemary
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    Rosemary for Remembrance

    1 November 2004

    Simon Cotton takes a look at those compounds that find themselves in the news or relate to our everyday lives