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The world of chemistry is so vast, you'll probably have a harder time narrowing your choices rather having too few of them. Here are some not-so-obvious career tracks.
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This complex material protects our teeth through a combination of physics and chemistry. With proper care teeth can last a lifetime, but they are vulnerable to high-sugar diets.