ACS & You Lab Life: Waste Disposal
How you dispose of chemicals has an impact that extends beyond the laboratory. Be smart about your chemical waste practices with these tips.
Chapters Starting an ACS Student Chapter
We spoke with Ashley Springer of the Indiana Wesleyan University ACS student chapter about how her chapter got off to a strong start.
Careers Boss Talk with Wendy Young
Wendy Young of Genentech, who leads an organization that discovers new medicines, gives industry insights and advice to young scientists.
Periodic Graphics by C&EN Quiz: Sunscreens and Coral Reef Damage
Although sunscreen protects us from harmful UV radiation, there’s evidence that it also harms coral reefs. Test your knowledge about the ingredients and how they inflict their damage.
College Life Chemistry Class as Art Gallery
Brown University students create artwork inspired by natural products to hone their communication skills.
Grad School By the Numbers: Who’s Going to Graduate School
How has grad school enrollment in changed in the past decade? And who is going to graduate school? Find out.
Careers Career Ladder: Vartika Joshi
Education and travel helped this Indian chemist build her career in the chemical industry.
ACS & You ACS Bridge Project: A game changer for the chemical enterprise
ACS District Director Teri Quinn Gray explains the benefits of this program for women and underrepresented students.
Scientists are creating elements that can't exist outside of a laboratory. But why? We’re taking a look at superheavy elements and how they contribute to our understanding of the universe and the limits of the periodic table.