The write stuff

22 July 2016  Last Retort

2B or not 2B? Pondering the chemistry of the humble pencil

Mine craft

7 July 2016  Last Retort

History’s gold diggers made a fortune using grease, fleece and froth

Round the clock chemistry

1 June 2016  Last Retort

A chemist’s-eye view of a typical day

The fine print

21 April 2016  Last Retort

There’s nothing like having your nose in a good book 

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