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Current Issue ∣ October 2016

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National Chemistry Week 2016

The theme for this year's National Chemistry Week (October 16-22) is: "Solving Mysteries Through Chemistry." To celebrate this event, ChemMatters is making the following article on forensics freely available during the months of October and November:


Popular Articles

Smartphones, Smart Chemistry

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Every time you surf the Internet, listen to music, or text your friends, you are putting chemistry into action. Learn the chemistry behind your smartphone.

The Sweet Science of Candymaking

Spanish version

All candies are made with sugar, but what causes their textures to be so different?






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