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Latest: Chemistry World podcast - December 2014

Chemistry in its Element: Series one

The Elements

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Chemistry in its Element: Series two

The Compounds

A leading scientist or author tells the story behind a different compound or molecule.
Latest: Grubbs catalyst

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Recent podcasts

Grubbs catalyst

28 January 2015 Podcast | Compounds

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Nina Notman describes the dance of olefin metathesis, and how the tempo is set by Grubbs' catalysts

Titanium nitride

21 January 2015 Podcast | Compounds

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Brian Clegg explains how titanium nitride could protect artificial joints and pimp out your ride

Tungsten carbide

14 January 2015 Podcast | Compounds

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Matt Gunther introduces the alloy that links armour-piercing bullets and ball point pens: Tungsten carbide

Paraquat  

Brian Clegg introduces a weedkiller whose name has entered public consciousness – Paraqu...

Frankincense and myrrh  

In this seasonal podcast, we look at the compounds found in frankincense and myrrh

Isoniazid  

Nina Notman introduces isoniazid - an antibiotic key to treating tuberculosis

Aspartame  

Could this be the sweetener that causes the most online panic?

Chemistry World podcast - December 2014  

How nitrogen can make green explosives and why molecular communication might produce chatt...

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