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#ChemMonthly May 2018: Fighting the cold virus, a new type of isomerism, and Pluto’s methane dunes

Here’s the monthly summary of chemistry stories that have hit the news. This month features news on a small molecule that stops cold virus replication, methane ice dunes on the surface of Pluto, a new type of isomerism, and more! Larger summary images for each item are provided below, along with links to articles and […]

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#ChemMonthly April 2018: Infinitely recyclable plastic, Uranus’s eggy gas, and neonicotinoid ban

Here’s the monthly summary of chemistry stories that have hit the news. This month features news on an infinitely recyclable plastic, a semi-infinite store of rare earth elements, and more! Larger summary images for each item are provided below, along with links to articles and studies for all the featured stories.

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#ChemMonthly March 2018: A graphene-based hair dye, lithium-air batteries, and water’s two liquid states

Here’s the monthly summary of chemistry stories that have hit the news. This month features news on a longer lasting lithium-air battery, an experiment that provides evidence that water may have two liquid states, and more! Larger summary images for each item are provided below, along with links to articles and studies for all the featured […]

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#ChemMonthly February 2018: New antibiotics, stealth bunnies, and antidepressant effectiveness

Here’s the monthly summary of chemistry stories that have hit the news. This month features news on a new family of antibiotics, a ‘stealth cloak’ for rabbits, the efficacy of antidepressants, and more! Larger summary images for each item are provided below, along with links to articles and studies for all the featured stories.

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#ChemMonthly January 2018: Redefining the mole, 3D-printed reactors, and a nicotine-halting enzyme

Here’s the monthly summary of chemistry stories that have hit the news. This month features news on a proposed new definition for the mole, an enzyme which can halt the psychoactive effects of nicotine, and more! Larger summary images for each item are provided below, along with links to articles and studies for all the […]

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The Year in Chemistry – 2017’s biggest chemistry stories

As we head into 2018, it’s time to take a look back at some of the biggest chemistry news stories over the past year. This year’s chemistry news featured poisonous frogs, battery fires, element creation, and more!