Here’s the weekly summary of both new chemistry research and studies that have been in the news. This week features research on a compound in nutmeg which tastes cooler than menthol, a polymer worm which can move at the speed of a caterpillar in UV light, 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. Asterisked studies are free but require logging in to read.
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