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Speaking of Chemistry

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Chemistry in Pictures

Check out images that communicate the beauty of chemistry.

February 24, 2017

Computers predict molecules’ scent from their structures

Crowdsourcing project feeds odor perception data into machine-learning algorithms to sniff out compounds’ aroma profiles

February 23, 2017

U.S. indicts a lab chemicals supplier

AK Scientific charged with illegally shipping hazardous chemicals

February 23, 2017

Fighting fungal infection with targeted therapy

Tweaking the structure of a membrane-disrupting antifungal compound reduces collateral damage to mammalian cells

February 23, 2017

Surprising amyloid structure solved

Bacterial peptide forms amyloids with α-helices instead of β-sheets; new structures could be targets for antibiotics

February 22, 2017

Stable colloids made with inorganic molten salts

Potential applications include improved heat-transfer fluids and new inorganic thermoelectric materials

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