Chemistry in its element

A weekly tour of the periodic table, from Chemistry World, the magazine of the Royal Society of Chemistry.

http://www.chemistryworld.com/podcasts

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 6m. Bisher sind 627 Folge(n) erschienen. Jede Woche gibt es eine neue Folge dieses Podcasts
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Glycyrrhizic acid


Glycyrrhizic acid


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   6m
 
 

Propofol


Propofol


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   6m
 
 

Sofosbuvir


Sofosbuvir


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   6m
 
 

Bedaquiline


Meera Senthilingam makes a welcome return to the podcast with a drug that gives hope to the many sufferers of drug-resistant TB – still one of the world's biggest killers


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   9m
 
 

Oxybenzone


This summer's extreme weather prompts Katrina Krämer to investigate the history of sunblock and the ingredient blamed by some for bleaching coral reefs


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   12m
 
 

Gypsum


From Lavoisier’s experiments with plaster of paris to the the ‘Sistine Chapel of crystals’ in Mexico, Mike Freemantle explores the history of gypsum


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 2020-08-07  8m
 
 

Favipiravir


Originally developed to treat flu and marketed in Japan as Avigan, promising Covid-19 trial results have seen countries stockpiling this medication by the millions


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 2020-08-02  7m
 
 

Tannic acid


Tannic acid in green acorns can kill wild animals and livestock, but in this podcast Mike Freemantle makes plain that you can prevent poisoning with pannage pigs.


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 2020-07-24  8m
 
 

Ractopamine


Common in the US but banned in the EU, this animal feed additive makes for muscular pigs and beefy international trade disputes. 


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 2020-07-17  7m
 
 

Hexasilabenzene


Brian Clegg discovers what a six-membered silicon ring can tell us about alien life


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 2020-07-10  6m