Two men and a woman wearing white lab coats working inside a laboratory with wires, jars, and a computer in the background. Chemistry is a fascinating subject that involves a lot of practical work and experimentation

Famous Chemists And Their Discoveries

Chemistry is a natural science dating back to medieval times when it was known in alternate forms like alchemy. The study of the properties of matter and its individual components has been monumental to the advancement of human technology. Basically, we wouldn't have the technology or medicine we have today had some individuals not been […]

04/21/2021 ∙ 8 minutes reading time

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Famous Chemists and Their Discoveries

When you think of a chemist, who comes to mind besides the drugs seller in your local shop? The chemists we discuss today are of a far loftier variety. They dedicated their lives to building our knowledge of the microscopic world by helping us understand how organisms function under various influences. In some cases, the […]

02/27/2021 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

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Chemistry: Everything You Need to Know

Chemistry is a subject whose workings you see all around you. Just think for a little moment and you can be sure that each thing you consider – natural or artificial – functions or exists because of the discoveries we’ve made in this science. Lightbulbs? That’s chemistry. Refuelling a car? Chemistry. Frying eggs? Whilst cooking […]

12/19/2018 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

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Taking Chemistry Lessons

Chemistry is one of the oldest science that humans have been studying. Early records dating from more than 3000 years ago suggest that our ancestors already had a grasp of some of the chemical reactions that rule our world. From obtaining metal from ores to extracting perfumes from plants and transforming fat into soap, brewing […]

11/17/2018 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

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Chemistry Revision Resources

T’is that time of year again, when students start buckling down and really focusing on their upcoming exams... even though they will sit them months from now. As you well know, these exams, whether A-Levels or GCSEs, are life-changing. At the very least, they represent your chance at higher education. At most, they make the […]

11/12/2018 ∙ 7 minutes reading time

A 3D drawing of a variety of tools you might use at school, learning about chemistry for kids, including a ruler, protractor, globe, and books.

Chemistry For Kids

All children have their own preferences and likes when it comes to the subjects that they learn about at school. Some children, for instance, may take easily to art and English classes, while others prefer history or languages. Some children may even prefer maths and the sciences over other subjects. Although every child is different, […]

11/05/2018 ∙ 6 minutes reading time