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Close up of honey bees on honey combs

Summer bees vulnerable to nanoparticles in fuel additives

24 November 2017By Chemistry World

Cerium oxide nanoparticles cause biochemical changes in honeybees

Close up of a gecko's foot on a pane of glass

Torn crystal reveals gecko's stickiness

10 November 2017By Chemistry World

The force behind a gecko’s sticky feet has been measured and modified

Implants

Smart stretch expands hip implant performance

27 October 2017By Chemistry World

Material designed to get thicker as it bends

A pair of hands, palms up

Mental manoeuvres in 3D

25 October 2017By

Thinking about molecular structure – how novices and experts differ

Photo of marine nudibranch Diaphorodoris papillata feeding on Bugula neritina

Route to fiendishly complex marine molecule cut in half

19 October 2017By Chemistry World

Shortcut to promising natural product already in Alzheimer’s and HIV trials

British money

Up to £6k more for chemists to train as teachers

13 October 2017By

Larger financial incentives for training are announced, but many want a greater focus on keeping teachers in the profession

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