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24 April 2014  Last Retort

Spontaneous combustion still leaves chemists scratching their heads

How to survive a nuclear bomb

3 April 2014  Last Retort

Flash, blast and radiation – is it possible to live through a catastrophe?

Impatient chemistry

28 February 2014  Last Retort

Is the pressure to publish making chemists cut corners?

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24 January 2014  Last Retort

The theory was sound, but litmus-inspired baby clothes just didn’t catch on

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