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ACS-Hach High School Chemistry Classroom Grant

The American Chemical Society’s ACS-Hach High School Chemistry Classroom Grant provides high school teachers with up to $1500 for their ideas. The grants can be used for: 82 more words

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How Garbage Kickstarted the Modern Chemical Industry

Throughout the history of science, some of the most important breakthroughs have come about through happy accidents. This certainly bears true in the video above, courtesy of the… 13 more words

Olive oil more stable and healthful than seed oils for frying food



Frying is one of the world’s most popular ways to prepare food — think fried chicken and french fries. Even candy bars and whole turkeys have joined the list. 408 more words

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ACS Reactions Video: Chemistry of Pizza!

The Chemistry of Pizza – Reactions

Oops alert! Casein is spelled incorrectly at 2:26. Thanks to an eagle-eyed viewer!

Whether it’s a plain cheese, a deep-dish stacked with meats or a thin-crust veggie delight, there’s just something about pizza that makes it delicious. 67 more words


SciCast/ACS Webinar - Forecasting Chemistry: Predicting Tomorrow's Cutting Edge Science, Today

Last month, SciCast joined ACS for a webinar, Forecasting Chemistry: Predicting Tomorrow’s Cutting Edge Science, Today. 114 more words

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Finally, Science Tackles Skunky Beer!

As Oktoberfest celebrations continue through the weekend, the American Chemical Society has provided a critical public service by explaining why beers turn skunky and how one can avoid this misfortune. 112 more words