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This Week in Chemistry: Rewritable Paper & New Carbon Allotropes

Here’s the weekly summary of chemistry research and news, this week featuring stories on the development of rewritable paper using UV sensitive dyes, and the chemical link between obesity and high blood pressure. As always, links to further articles and original research papers are provided below.

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This Week in Chemistry: Improving Autism Symptoms, & Making Batteries Safer

It’s been another bumper week in the world of chemistry research, with a range of stories to choose from for this week’s graphic. Highlights include the discovery that a compound found in broccoli could help improve behaviour in autism, and a new detection method for metal contamination in water using DNA. As always, links to studies […]

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This Week In Chemistry: Cyanide Clouds & Molecular Microphones

 After a positive reception for the first ‘This Week in Chemistry’ post last weekend, here’s a brief overview of what’s been going on in the world of chemistry this week, including cyanide clouds on Saturn’s moon Titan, the world’s smallest microphone, and how caffeine could help the development of drugs to aid Parkinson’s Disease. Links […]

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This Week In Chemistry (21st-28th September 2014)

Trialling a new potential feature on the site today, with the first ‘This Week In Chemistry’ post. You’ve probably spotted the various ‘This Week In Science’ posts that crop up elsewhere online – I thought it’d be nice to have one of those, but specifically for chemistry! Links to both articles and studies on the […]