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What Is Tinsel Made Of? Speaking of Chemistry Ep. 12

How is the shiny tinsel that decorates many Christmas trees made? Find out all about tinsel's chemistry history in this very special holiday episode of Speaking of Chemistry.

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December 18, 2014

Radical Reaction Forms Previously Inaccessible Alkene Coupling Products

Organic Synthesis: New iron-based catalyst links reactants, avoids heteroatom byproducts

December 18, 2014

3-D Printed Polymer Devices Change Color When Stretched

Materials Science: Three-dimensional printing simplifies the process of incorporating functional polymers into sensors

December 15, 2014

Texas Student Falsified Data

Scientific Misconduct: Student’s actions put multiple research papers in doubt

December 8, 2014

Texas Student Admits To Falsifying Data

Scientific Misconduct: Student’s actions put multiple research papers in doubt

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