October 9 is National Nanotechnology Day in the US, as it’s 10/9 in the American date format (and one nanometre is 10–9 metres). This month’s edition of Periodic Graphics in C&EN takes a look at a selection of the nanotechnology that’s already made its way into our everyday lives. Click through to the C&EN site to see the full graphic!
- A timeline of the discoveries of the chemical elements – #IYPT2019 edition
- From toxin to tonic: improving cone snail toxin stability for medical use
- 2018 in review: Compound Interest’s Top 5 graphics
- The Year in Chemistry: 2018’s biggest chemistry stories
- #ChemMonthly December 2018: A new type of bonding, ‘reverse racemisation’, and fluorinated compounds in cosmetics
Please note: none of the graphics on this site are intended for a specific chemistry syllabus, and it should not be assumed that they comprehensively cover any portion of required content for particular qualifications.
The Compound Interest Book
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