Hydrogen balloons have fallen out of favour, except in chemistry demonstrations
Sometimes great chemistry results from unexpected findings
A large explosion could have added an extra verse to the folk tune
Do the devices just heat cups of tea or is there more to their use in chemistry?
Heavy elements are one thing, but it is lighter uranium that is the worry
How automatic structure elucidation could lead to more creative chemists
Christmas carol author explored chemistry in fact and fiction
Could the chemical world still be holding out on us?
Today you’ll find Lise Meitner celebrated in the periodic table
Years as a practical chemist can come in useful when trying to unjam a dram
The secret tricks needed to coax out crystals hark back to our alchemical past
The Olympic site in London has a deep chemical heritage, and it should be built upon
In science, not all forms are created equal
Is there a case for regulating the 'trust' hormone?
Why do large bodies of sand seem to 'sing'?
The hills are alive with the sound of sand music!
Do we need a chemistry conscience?
The rise and fall of leaded petrol
The value of the failed experiment
An explosion is the sudden release of gas, creating a sonic report
Raffiniert ist der Herrgott, aber boshaft ist er nicht
I've been thinking a lot about hydrogen recently
Water boils at 100°C, right? Wrong
The 2010 Nobel prize for physics went to Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov
'Absurd', 'roundabout', 'clumsy these words well describe the way we turn heat into electric power