The other carbon dioxide problem

29 July 2014 Premium content

Carbon dioxide produced by human activity is acidifying the ocean at an unprecedented and alarming rate. Nina Notman investigates

Detecting chirality

28 July 2014 Premium content

Katia Moskvitch finds out about the latest techniques to determining a molecule’s chirality

Chemists at war

24 July 2014 Premium content

The first world war saw chemistry play a vital role – and in more than just poison gas. Mike Sutton looks back

The art detectives

27 June 2014 Premium content

Spectroscopic techniques allow scientists to look over the shoulders of old masters. Emma Stoye reports


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