Chemistry Articles

  • Catalysing change

    Thu, 21st Aug 2014

    Every chemical reaction on earth, from digesting food to powering a car requires a cataly...

  • Alpha Shock

    Wed, 25th Dec 2013

    It is London in the year 2037, and the artificial fog rolls off the Thames. A successful...

  • Infection-fighting Eggs

    Fri, 19th Apr 2013

    The simple chicken’s egg has long been known as a symbol of new life. Less well known is ...

  • Beyond Mere Metals

    Sun, 14th Oct 2012

    With the precision design of superalloy materials we are able to manufacture materials th...

  • Mushroom Magic

    Wed, 20th Jun 2012

    The psychedelic drug psilocybin, the active principal of magic mushrooms, was once though...

  • No Smoke Detectors in the Sea

    Sat, 18th Feb 2012

    Ocean deadzones are triggered by nitrogen-fuelled bursts of microorganisms. So how does t...

  • Letting the Khat out of the bag

    Mon, 23rd May 2011

    In 2009, the synthetic stimulant mephedrone became a hugely popular recreational drug for...

  • Making Metals Stronger

    Thu, 21st Apr 2011

    Countless atomic recipes and crystal arrangements mean there are literally trillions of p...

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