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ChemMatters is a magazine that helps high school students find connections between chemistry and the world around them. Published since 1983 by the American Chemical Society’s Education Division, ChemMatters engages students with real-world applications of scientific concepts.

Workshop: Advancing Scientific Literacy with Inquiry Lesson Plans Using ChemMatters Magazine

If you are attending the ChemED 2015 Conference, join us on Thursday, July 30, 8:30 to 11:55 am., at Kennesaw State University, SC 212 (Science Building).


Feature Article

Smartphones, Smart Chemistry (April 2015)

By Brian Rohrig

One of the main reasons smartphones are so “smart” is their chemistry. Smartphones contain at least 70 chemical elements, the displays are very strong thanks to hardened glass, and their touchscreens are made of materials that are sensitive to the touch of a finger. Read more

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Graphene: The Next Wonder Material

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Tracking Air Pollution from Space

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The Taste and Smell of Food


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