Chiral Synthesis Gets a Boost
Researchers in Japan have developed a process for asymmetric synthesis of optically active alcohol derivatives.
Light Shines on Dual Catalyst
Method harnesses sunlight to make compounds with desired chirality
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An oxidizer and fuel source work in concert to create all sorts of spectacular colors.
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The American Chemical Society unearths why bacon smells so good.