- The White House has requested a safety stand-down due to the loose pathogen messes at CDC, NIH and FDA. Surely, National Lab Cleanup Day cannot be far behind -- wouldn't it be awesome for the President to come down, put on some PPE and clean out a cabinet or two? (article by Jyllian Kemsley)
- This trifluoromethanide structure sounds pretty important (article by Stephen Ritter)
- Lisa Jarvis covers the financial aspects of the ALS ice bucket challenge. We need to revisit this 10 years from now and see what difference it made.
- Quite a set of articles on academic jobs by Susan Ainsworth and Linda Wang.
Tuesday, September 9, 2014
This week's C&EN
Lots of interesting articles in this week's C&EN, too: