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Computers in Chemistry
Holographic Memory and Processing
Photoaddressable polymers will enable discs to store molecular-level data.
Instruments & Applications
Reality-Check Your Fume Hoods
Laboratory hoods need to be tested periodically, exactly as they are used.
James P. Rydock
The Chemist's Bookshelf
A Cracking Good Yarn
Mark S. Lesney
Preparing Scientists for the Real World
Universities increasingly provide chemists with the knowledge to become entrepreneurs.
Cullen T. Vogelson
Tracking Down Pension Money
Government agencies can assist with your detective work.
Something You Ate?
Repeated bouts of heartburn might signal bigger problems down the line.
Clyde M. Burnham
Industry Facts and Figures
Ag Biotech's Uncertain Future
The industry has shown both growth and promise, but setbacks have hurt public confidence.
The advent of sulfa drugs in the mid-1930s gave physicians a powerful weapon.
David M. Kiefer
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