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Water found in asteroid dust

21 June 2019

Water detected in samples from an asteroid’s surface for the first time

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Recycling plastic bottles into jet fuel

14 June 2019

A new process converts plastic waste into hydrocarbon fuels

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Tackling spectroscopy

6 June 2019By

Get your students reading spectra like pros

Gold stars

Recognition for outstanding contributions to chemistry education

31 May 2019By

Meet the winners of this year’s RSC awards for chemistry educators

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Does this resonate with you?

16 May 2019By

How to present confusing resonance representations to students

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App quantifies chemicals in thin-layer chromatography

30 April 2019

A simple web app converts thin-layer chromatography into a quantitative analytical technique

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FROM THE ROYAL SOCIETY OF CHEMISTRY