Chemistry in the News

The year in chemistry: 2022’s biggest chemistry stories

Infographic summarising twelve significant chemistry stories from 2022. More detail on each is provided in the text of the post below.
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For the first time since the onset of the pandemic, COVID’s domination of the science news cycle waned in 2022. The focus increasingly shifted to the longer-term crisis we face: that of climate change and taking steps to make components of our modern lives more sustainable. This graphic summarises some of the key chemistry news over the past year, with more detail and links to related articles below.

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