Alchemy Infamy

ChemWeb’s Alchemist gets cracking with an alternative approach to gasoline production from The Netherlands, finds out how to protect fashion-conscious athletes from impact injuries, checks out the soft core particle scene, and discovers a possible mechanism for how diabetes drugs work. Also in this weeks musings, we hear that French researchers have carried out the first experiments to measure how heat flow behaves far from a heated surface, which could help us understand not only something as mundane as the interior of a star but also air conditioning units!

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