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Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week
Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week - How to Conquer the Silent Killer
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Nov 18, 2015

If there was ever an issue in need of an awareness week, it’s carbon monoxide poisoning. With no smell, taste or colour, carbon monoxide is extremely difficult to detect. But if inhaled, it can cause very serious damage to your health, and can even prove fatal.

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This Week in Chemistry - November 2015 Edition
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Nov 11, 2015

In this regular feature, we take a look back at the events that shaped science and progress – things that happened on this very week, throughout history. This month we’re looking at the week of the November 8 to November 14, and if this list is anything to go by, November is a time for discoveries.

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Radleys Lego Competition
Meet The Winners of the Radleys Lego Competition - Stephen Argent
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Nov 05, 2015

The victory vouchers have been dispatched, and the lucky winners of the 2015 Radleys Lego Competition are now enjoying their well-deserved winnings. We took a moment to catch up with the prize-winning master builders, to find out more about these wonderful models and the even more wonderful people who built them.

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Radleys Lego Competition
Meet The Winners of the Radleys Lego Competition - Solomon Fagan
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Nov 05, 2015

The victory vouchers have been dispatched, and the lucky winners of the 2015 Radleys Lego Competition are now enjoying their well-deserved winnings. We took a moment to catch up with the prize-winning master builders, to find out more about these wonderful models and the even more wonderful people who built them.

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Radleys Lego Competition
Meet The Winners of the Radleys Lego Competition - Thomas Mowatt
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Nov 05, 2015

The victory vouchers have been dispatched, and the lucky winners of the 2015 Radleys Lego Competition are now enjoying their well-deserved winnings. We took a moment to catch up with the prize-winning master builders, to find out more about these wonderful models and the even more wonderful people who built them.

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NaNoWriMo - How to write a novel in 30 days
NaNoWriMo - How to Write a Novel in 30 Days (with the Help of Science!)
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Nov 04, 2015

November is National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo). Once a year, people all over the world endeavour to write an entire novel in 30 days. Impossible! But with science on your side, you might just stand a chance of getting things finished.

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Sodium
The Element of the Month - Sodium
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Oct 28, 2015

A soft, silvery white and highly reactive metal, sodium is the 11th element in the periodic table, and our fifth element of the month.

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Back to the Future Day
Great Scott! Is Doc Emmett Brown the Best Movie Mad Scientist of All Time?
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Oct 21, 2015

As loveable as he is, Doc Brown's reckless and unscrupulous behaviour certainly qualifies him as a mad scientist. But is he the greatest movie mad scientist of all time? Well, he certainly has some competition...

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Lab Innovations 2015
5 Reasons to Get Excited about Lab Innovations 2015
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Oct 20, 2015

We'll be there! Come and see us at stand D18. But beyond that, there is much to get excited about at Lab Innovations 2015.

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National Chemistry Week 2015 - Chemistry Colours our World
National Chemistry Week 2015 - How Does Chemistry Colour Your World?
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Oct 19, 2015

National Chemistry Week is an annual programme of events organised by the American Chemical Society (ACS). This year, the emphasis is on the more colourful side of chemistry, so we've decided to share some of our favourite colourful chemistry experiments.

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