C&EN 90th Anniversary 2010-2013 Timeline


2010 “The Elements,” by Theodore Gray, brings the periodic table to Apple’s iPad tablet.

2011 Brian K. Kobilka and Roger Sunahara determine the first structure of a G protein-coupled receptor with its G protein partner.

2012 An international team discovers a new particle that they think is the Higgs boson—a long-sought particle that imbues matter with mass.

2013 The U.S. Supreme Court rules that human genes cannot be patented.

2013 C&EN turns 90.

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