Chemistry Newsbytes

honeydewpineapple.jpgAttention budding molecular gastronomists: Grab the calcium gluconate and try your hand at these pectin recipes. Popular Science I want to say one word to you. Just one word. Are you listening? Bioplastics. Guardian The old man who farms with the sea. LA Times The Olympic competition between athletes who cheat and the scientist who try to catch them. NPR Why the cockroach will (or won't) inherit the Earth. Slate Older chemistry questions stump students. Daily Mail Organic dyes spruce up solar collectors. Technology Review