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National Chemistry Week – October 21–27

National Chemistry Week – October 21–27

National Chemistry Week will take place the week of October 21 – 27, 2018, on Brigham Young University Campus. The theme this year is: “Chemistry is out of this world.” The activities and programs are sponsored by the Central Utah Section of the American...
Scorpions: What’s not to Love?

Scorpions: What’s not to Love?

For chemistry professor Jeffrey Macedone, studying scorpions “turned this hairy, creepy little creature into a thing of beauty made by a Creator.”  BYU Magazine’s new YouTube series, “A Thing of Beauty,” features BYU professors and...
Izatt Christensen Lecture     Energy: Changing for the Better

Izatt Christensen Lecture Energy: Changing for the Better

Dr. Franklin (Lynn) Orr spoke at the 10th Annual Reed M. Izatt and James J. Christensen lecture on October 19, 2017. His topic was “The Global Energy Transformation: Where Do We Stand?” Dr. Orr served as the Under Secretary for Science and Energy from December 17,...