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Happy Accidents

Believe it or not, many of the life-changing products we use today came from accidental discoveries. From recognizing potential in an unexpected product or waste to surprises springing from dead-end experiments. 27 more words

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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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