A recent study revealed how strong the attraction of flowers can be to mosquitoes. What the GC analysis in the study also showed is that some chemicals present in a specific specie of orchids can repel mosquitoes by their scent – could this help in the development of improved repellent products?
Ginger is a popular spice now a major part of Christmas tradition in the form of gingerbread. But what makes ginger flavour so pungent? Chemistry explains.
Kelsey MacDonald gives us an update on her most successful Season yet: 23 places on the ladies European tour, finishing 30th on the Order of Merit, giving her a great category to play in the limited field events in 2020!
As a highly flammable tasteless, colorless and odorless gas, hydrogen can be a huge cause of concern for many labs. For this reason, hydrogen generators have been replacing more traditional methods of hydrogen gas supply, providing a safer environment in the lab.
Season's Greetings from Peak Scientific. To celebrate the holiday season this year, we’re looking at the festive anecdote behind Rudolphomycin and the cyclic sugar called "Red Nose".