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2011-09-14 22:00:13

Scientists are reporting development of three promising formulations that could be used in a vaccine to treat methamphetamine addiction — one of the most serious drug abuse problems in the United States.

2011-02-01 12:00:00

PHILADELPHIA, Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Prominent leaders in the fields of chemical engineering, science, industry and academia convened today for a high-level panel discussion to examine solutions to the pressing issues of energy, safe food and water and human health, at the U.S.

2011-01-27 07:00:00

FLORHAM PARK, N.J., Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- 2011 has been designated the International Year of Chemistry (IYC) by the United Nations, and BASF is supporting the initiative in many different ways.

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2011-01-25 09:39:30

The American Chemical Society (ACS) is offering students, teachers and others the chance to win cash cards and an iPad, iPod Touch and iPod Nano in a contest to fill in empty dates in its popular IYC-365 online calendar.

2011-01-14 08:38:02

The United Nations has designated 2011 the “International Year of Chemistry (IYC)” — a global celebration of chemistry and its contributions to the world around us.

2010-12-01 00:19:36

Events Across City Planned to Engage Public in Value of Chemistry Philadelphia, PA (Vocus) November 30, 2010 The Chemical Heritage Foundation (CHF) http://www.chemheritage.org along with venues across the city will host the U.S.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.