Here’s the weekly summary of both new chemistry research and studies that have been in the news. This week features the news of flowing salty water on Mars, how nanoparticles could be used to make longer-lasting and more efficient sunscreens, and more. As always, links to further articles and original research papers are provided below, as well as further studies of interest not included in the graphic.
Note: links to studies behind a journal paywall are indicated with (£). Studies without this symbol are open access, and can be accessed and read for free.
Other Stories This Week
Bird-killing goo was plant-derived polymerised oil: [Article]
Chlorine isotope fingerprint of the lunar magma ocean: [Study]
Argon detected in comet 67P’s coma: [Study]
Single molecule measurements of motor proteins using a nanopore: [Study (£)]
Moths gives clues to sex pheromone evolution: [Study (£)]
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