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Caging Chemical Weapons

Scientists have created hollow molecules to trap toxic gases such as sarin

April 12, 2016 — Elisabeth Ratcliffe and ChemistryWorld

Fire! Neandertal Chemistry

Archaic humans used manganese dioxide to start fires, not—as thought—just for body paint

March 2, 2016 — Emma Stoye and ChemistryWorld

Top Chemistry Stories from 2015

Ups and downs of Ebola vaccines, home-brewed heroin, better solar-cell material, why lobsters turn from blue to red, and the first new class of antibiotics in years top a banner year for chemistry

December 15, 2015 — Matthew Gunther and ChemistryWorld

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