- Wait a minute, there's a law that allows federally-funded research to get priority for helium access? How is this coming to light just now? (article by Marc Reisch)
- Also, it's neat to see ACS playing a coordinating role in getting academic departments together for a buyer's club for helium. More of this, please.
- I have a feeling this would stir strong feelings from academics: "active learning" beats lecturing. (article by Celia Arnaud)
- This letter to the editor decrying the effects of lead exposure into old age is interesting -- I'd like to see some evidence, though.
Monday, June 2, 2014
This week's C&EN
A variety of tidbits from this week's C&EN: