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Since oxygen fuels fire, why don’t humans spontaneously combust?

Chemistry World | 
Dioxygen (O2) molecules are diradicals, with two unpaired electrons, which can be depicted as one unpaired electron around each of ...

Chemists employ DNA to detect metallic toxicity in water

Chemistry World | 
Researchers at Stanford University in the US have devised a cheap DNA-based system able to detect and identify an unprecedented number ...

Diet can explain half of racial blood pressure puzzle

New Scientist | 
By studying metabolites in urine samples from 1559 US citizens, researchers identified differences between the two groups. As well as ...

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