16 March 2018
The stories your chemistry teacher wouldn’t tell you
16 September 2016
18 December 2015
Simon Cotton explores nature’s building block
28 March 2014
2 September 2013
Simon Cotton and Daniel Johnson query doping in athletics
1 January 2013
Simon Cotton investigates a molecule that is making the news
1 September 2012
Simon Cotton takes a look at those compounds that find themselves in the news or relate to our everyday lives.
1 July 2012
1 May 2012
Why are strawberries so irresistible? Do the strawberries you pick in the wild really taste nicer than shop-bought ones?
1 March 2012
1 January 2012
Simon Cotton reviews the new edition
1 November 2011
Have you ever wondered what's in Coca-Cola? How about whether it really contains cocaine?
1 September 2011
1 June 2011
Good for telling the weather, but what else?
1 May 2011
The consumption of absinthe was once banned due to its reputation as a mysterious psychoactive drink. What does it contain? Was it responsible for the death of Van Gogh?
1 March 2011
Simon Cotton takes a look at those compounds that find themselves in the news or relate to our everyday lives
1 January 2011
Stilton, camembert, limburger and cheddar - why, and how, does cheese come in such a variety of smells and tastes?
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