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Global community building: Thoughts and insights from ACS President Donna Nelson

ACS President Donna Nelson shares insights on building bridges and trust through global communities to further scientific exchange.

Molecule of the Week
 

I may have wandered into the Fountain of Youth.

What molecule am I?

C&EN/ACS Publications Highlights

Ion Pair Precedes Crystals
This study of calcium carbonate crystallization doesn’t explain it fully, but it finds that the neutral ion pair CaCO3º is a key player in the process.

Crystal Growth & Design

Energy from Algae
How are cholesterol and energy related? The steroid was used as a model to study the catalytic breakdown of algae biocrude in supercritical water.

Energy & Fuels

Rapamycin’s secrets unearthed
From its exotic origins to its revival as a potential antiaging compound, rapamycin continues to fascinate

Chemical & Engineering News