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Acid choice flips enantioselectivity

31 October 2014  Research

Changing proton source in asymmetric decarboxylation unexpectedly delivers opposite configuration

Square planar iron complex breaks inorganic dogma

31 October 2014 Research

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Unusual spin state could open the door to new and exciting chemistry

A new way to convert light to electricity

30 October 2014 Research

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Discovery could lead to novel photovoltaics made from just metals

Mirror mirror on the ocean

30 October 2014 Research

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Persistent foams stabilise the possibility of oceanic mirrors that boost planetary albedo

DNA 'barcodes' used to track food  

Milk has been successfully tracked as it is turned into cheese and yogurt in an advance th...

Review finds nanosafety is no small issue  

Audit of safety studies reveals shortcomings that distort our understanding of nanomateria...

Molecular magnet goes ultracool  

Magnetic refrigeration taken to below 1K for the first time

2D arsenic allotrope predicted  

Graphene-like monolayer could be made by exfoliating grey arsenic

Dana Roth: Reaching out from the library  

Caltech’s chemistry librarian chats to Chemistry World about how librarians can s...

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