Orbitals: Chemistry Podcast
The American Chamber of Horrors | Orbitals 306
Imagine buying mascara that makes you go blind, or picking up hair removal cream that causes your teeth to fall out. Before 1938 products like these were all over the place. Legally.
The American Chamber of Horrors was a traveling exhibit, created by the FDA, that exposed these atrocities, and it helped push forward a law that changed consumer protection in the United States forever.
Want to know more?: https://www.fda.gov/about-fda/histories-product-regulation/american-chamber-horrors
Coronavirus Drugs: Where Are We and What's Next? | BONUS episode
Could a Polio Vaccine End This Pandemic? | BONUS episode
Ep. 15: What's In the Stuff We Put In Us and On Us?: Ingredients with George Zaidan| Orbitals 305
Ep. 14: Cause of Death: Poisons Pt. 2 | Orbitals 304
Coronavirus Vaccine: Where Are We and What’s Next? | BONUS episode
Ep. 13: Brief Hiatus and...Wash Your Hands | Orbitals 303
Ep. 12: The Rise of Forensic Toxicology: Poisons Pt. 1 | Orbitals 302
Ep.11: Sabotaging the Nazi Atomic Bomb: Chat with Author Sam Kean | Orbitals 301
Ep.10: Parasite Seeking Host: The Nose Knows | Orbitals 206
Ep.9: Body Farms: What Can We Learn From a Decomposing Corpse? | Orbitals 205
Ep. 8: Thalidomide: The life-saving drug that caused a pharmaceutical nightmare
Ep. 7: Amphetamines: From troubled past to present
Ep. 6: Antibiotics - It's Complicated
Ep. 5: We Filled Up the Periodic Table, Now What?
Ep. 4: A Morning with Dr. Frances Arnold
Ep 3: How do We Get Back from Mars?
Ep 2: The Curious Tale of Pine Mouth Syndrome
Ep 1: Do Drugs Actually Expire?