Did you know that thousands of precious paintings around the world are generating soap beneath their surfaces?
We’ve added brand new visual elements images for all of the new elements to our interactive periodic table! Check out the images for Nihonium, Moscovium, Tennessine and Oganesson, and download the app for phones and tablets rsc.li/2q4fTYs
Interactive periodic table with element scarcity (SRI), discovery dates, melting and boiling points, group, block and period information.
Prof Kelly Chibale works on a number of drug dicovery projects in Africa, including an interdisciplinary collaboration to tackle malaria that involves researchers from Africa, Switzerland, India and Australia #WorldMalariaDay #175faces rsc.li/2oFWVFx
Kelly has founded two drug discovery centres in the University of Cape Town to develop medicines to treat endemic African diseases.
American biochemist Roger Kornberg was born #onthisday in 1941. He was awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 2006 for his “studies of the molecular basis of eukaryotic transcription” – the process where genetic information is copied from DNA to RNA rsc.li/2oNix4a
Check out the future of chemistry. What are your thoughts about it?
By 2030, the global middle-class population is expected to be more than 5 billion. Explore the role the chemical industry will play in creating a sustainable and prosperous world. Chemours #sponsored http://cenm.ag/futureofchemistry