Saint Louis University hosted the 2017 Missouri Inorganic Chemistry Day event on May 7 with talks from many area universities, including Dr. Gerasimchuk and graduate student Chideraa Nwachukwu from Missouri State University. The annual conference is held on one spring …
Premiere chemistry demonstrator Lee Marek, who has appeared more than 30 times on “The David Letterman Show,” will be visiting campus April 13.
Pop a piece of gum in your mouth—what’s causing that cooling sensation? It’s a compound called cubebol, which is also found in products like aftershave.
These days, “nanomaterials” — extremely tiny materials — are found in many consumer goods. Dr. Adam Wanekaya, associate professor of chemistry, has researched nanomaterials since his days as a doctoral student in the early 2000s.
His research has been featured in the 2016 issue of Mind’s Eye! Learn about his research online and in the video below.
Sometimes, it’s the smallest step that can prove to be the biggest help during processes in nature. Dr. Matthew Siebert, assistant professor of chemistry at Missouri State University, recently published an article investigating two pathways for one plant process in developing rotenone. “Rotenone is an interesting chemical,” said Siebert. “It is used as pesticide, or […]
New York Times best-selling science writer and author Sam Kean will visit Missouri State University on March 30 to speak about his book “The Disappearing Spoon and Other True Tales of Madness, Love and the History of the World from the Periodic Table of Elements.” The book follows the tale of each element in the […]
Ever wonder how glass is made, or how it is shaped? The process, though potentially dangerous if the craftsperson isn’t careful, is not as complex as you might think.
New York Times best-selling author and popular science writer Sam Kean will be giving a talk in the PSU Theater at Missouri State University on Wednesday, March 30th from 5:00 – 6:00 pm followed by a book-signing where you’ll have …
Hey everyone! This is a reminder that the Student Affiliates of the American Chemical Society will be holding its first general meeting of the semester tomorrow (1/26) at 4:30 PM in Temple Hall room 143. We will be doing our …
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