Alchemist News

This week The Alchemist is hearing about caging radioactive gases, boron buckyballs to beat buckminsterfullerenes, and stretching it when it comes to the definition of a molecule. We are also all at sea when it comes to understanding the barnacle’s grip on the slippery while a simple catalyst can boost biomass crude oil. Finally, this year’s Reaxys prize winners are announced.

via The Alchemist Newsletter: July 24, 2014 — Welcome to ChemWeb.

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