This Week In Chemistry

This Week in Chemistry – Resizing the Elements, and Exotic Compounds in Giant Planets

16-09-11 This Week In Chemistry

Here’s the weekly summary of both new chemistry research and studies that have been in the news. This week features news on exotic compounds in the interiors of giant planets, a method of creating 3D images of bones without the need for X-rays, and more. As always, links to further articles and original research papers are provided below.

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. 


Featured Stories

Recalculating the sizes of atoms of elements: [Article] [Study (£)]

Producing 3D bone images without using X-rays: [Article] [Study]

Model suggests giant planets harbour exotics compounds: [Article] [Study]

Raman spectroscopy detects sex of chicken embryos: [Article] [Study (£)]

Primitive organic compounds in comet 67P dust: [Article] [Study (£)]



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