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Astrochemistry

Astrochemistry is the study of the chemical make-up of the universe, and the reactions and interactions that take place in stars and other astronomical bodies. Astrochemists use telescopes to gather and decode data such as the emission spectra of distant stars to delve deeper into the many Things We Don’t Know about these bodies. They also make use of the information that is constantly coming in from space probes like Voyager, that have been sent out to unravel the mysteries of the cosmos.

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Comet Chemistry
Tuesday 11th of November 2014
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The six-tailed comet, and other mysteries
Thursday 16th of January 2014
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What is Homochirality?
Friday 25th of January 2013

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