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02 December 2012 - Cheminformatics
Michelle Francl in Nature Chemistry is making a case for named reactions. It is interesting to read the habit of naming ....
04 December 2012 - Employment
The Royal Netherlands Chemical Society has published a survey on wages earned in chemistry in the Netherlands. The wages ....
06 December 2012 - Nanotech
A new recipe (Shen et al. DOI) for yet another physical manifestation of the carbon nanofiber. These nanofibers are usua ....
14 december 2012 - Advanced electron pushing
Here is a quiz question from Billing & Brinker (DOI). What do you get when you react tetrahydrofuran in chloroform with ....
21 December 2012 - Sanity restored
And the verdict in the Moerdijk disaster is in. Briefest of summaries: chemical packaging company burned down to the gro ....