Chemistry Newsbytes

firestarter.jpgWelcome firestarters: The summer student season begins. In the Pipeline A look inside Isis, the giant neutron source that once helped make a better mouthwash. Guardian Mars's north pole is layered, like a French parfait but not as yummy. LA Times Los Angeles looks to sewage recycling to quench its thirst. NY Times Electric cigarette gives smokers a hit of pure nicotine without the bother of tobacco. Daily Mail Sand under a 3-D microscope. It's cooler than it sounds. Discover Chemistry prodigy starts college in Singapore at the tender age of 8. Antara News Ethidium bromide: packed for safety or Armageddon? Wired Science