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Solvatochromism – One solute, multiple colors, endless possibilities

Introduction: Most chemicals impart almost the same colour irrespective of the solvent they are...

Sunburns- Can you screen them?

During summers what’s the most common thing everyone is more worried about apart from heat and sweat? Sunburns isn’t it? If you...

Insight on Muscle Building : Are protein supplements good or bad?

Nowadays the whole of the internet is flooded with fitness articles, blogs, and videos. At present, there are various fitness models on...

What is the Quality of your Soap?

By-Abhijeet MahatoIndian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur With the abundance of products and competition in the market, every manufacturer delivers...

Skin Moisturizers – The Chemistry behind them

Winter is fast approaching around the corner and as the days are passing by the climate is changing exponentially. Apart from the cold, one...

Homochirality – Mirror Asymmetry in Life and in Space

-By Vishwas SinghCentre for Excellence in Basic Sciences, Mumbai Most molecules used by life exist in...

Hand Grenades: How do they work chemically?

All of you must have witnessed the use of hand grenades either in action movies or games. The most fascinating fact about...

Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells: Bipyridines Implementation

Scientists were able to determine the spatial arrangement of bipyridine molecules (gray) on a surface of nickel and oxygen atoms (yellow/red). Rotation changes the...

Decoding Chemistry of Fear

Salk team charts pathway for fear in worms to reveal more about human anxiety A team of investigators from the Salk Institute uncovered new clues...

Hydrogen from Plastics, using Sunlight

We are all aware of the fact that plastics are one of the most common and harmful non-biodegradable waste. But, is it necessary to...

Adhesion improved on rough surfaces

Adhesion to rough surfaces is significantly improved by the combination of two materials. The large-scale model shows the basic principle and the...

Fusion Energy – Future or Failure?

Nuclear Fusion is a process in which two lighter atomic nuclei combine to form a heavier nucleus, and releasing energy. This is the same...

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Solvatochromism – One solute, multiple colors, endless possibilities

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