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joking as we all know world of chemicals portal is one of the fastest growing online chemistry portal in the world is inviting essay entries as a part of “Earth Day celebration.”

The topic for Essay Competition 2014 is “Reducing harmful chemical footprint, a reality?

The topic is focused on reducing the harmful chemical impact on Earth and making it a better place to live. We have reached to a level where the dependency on synthetic chemicals cannot be completely eliminated. Chemicals do exist in nature, they are the ones useful the mankind, but we have been manufacturing chemicals (synthetic chemicals), most of which are hazardous. This year on Earth Day, let us think of the alternatives which can reduce the dependency on the synthetic chemicals and make our Earth better and safer.

Anyone can participate irrespective of the geographical location, educational qualification etc. The word limit for essay is 600 – 800 words.

Last date of submission is – 27 April 2014

Results announcement – 5 May 2014 on Worldofchemicals website

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The sparkling truth about diamonds

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amazing diamond

Diamonds are always called a girl’s best friend. They are formed from carbon and are used for a variety of purposes from jewellery to use in lasers and cutting and polishing tools. Though most diamonds are colourless you do come across a few; rare coloured diamonds Read more

chemistry of Isotopes ?


We have learnt how electrons involve in stabilisation of an atom. What’s about Proton? Has there been no role for them? Has there been any way to express the number of protons in an atom? The answer is “YES”. Protons and neutrons are also known as the nucleons.

The number of protons in the nucleus is known as the atomic/proton number of the particular element. It is conventionally represented by the symbol Z. It is the proton/atomic number (Z) that determines the number of electrons, specific electron structure and the specific identity of an element in terms of its physical and chemical properties. Since an atom having no charge, means the number of electrons must be equal to the number of protons that is the atomic number. Hence, in an atom the atomic number is also equal to the number of electrons. Read Complete Story

Tobacco kills cancer, medical device, peptide chain, bacterium to synthesize rocket fuel

Flowers of tobacco plant may destroy cancer cells

Researchers have found that the tobacco plant’s defence mechanism could well work in humans to destroy invading cancer cells. A molecule called NaD1 has abilityy to identify and destroy cancer… Read more

  Medical device inside the body to dissolve completely when triggered

A medical device can harmlessly melt away inside a person’s body, once its job is done. Or, a military device could collect and send its    data and then dissolve away, leaving no trace of an intelligence mission… Read more


Creating small peptide chain may revolutionize study of enzymes

Chemists have created enzyme-like activity using peptides that are only seven amino acids long. The breakthrough may revolutionize the study of modern-day enzymes, whose chains of amino acids usually number in the hundreds… Read more


Newly engineered bacterium to synthesize rocket fuel

Researchers have engineered a bacterium to synthesize pinene, a hydrocarbon produced by trees that could potentially replace high-energy fuels, such as JP-10, in missiles and other aerospace applications… Read more

breast cancer, diamond nanoparticles, E-cigarettes, terahertz technology

Peaches to inhibit growth of breast cancer cells, finds new study

Researchers at Washington State University have found that compounds in peaches can inhibit the growth of breast cancer cells and their ability to spread… Read more


Mixture of diamond nanoparticles, mineral oil for heat-transfer applications

According to a new research by Rice University, a mixture of diamond nanoparticles and mineral oil easily outperforms other types of fluid created for heat-transfer applications… Read more

Concern over electronic cigarettes on the rise

A study has found small amounts of six toxic substances in the vapor of several different e-cigarette brands. Scientists have also detected in the vapor low levels of cadmium, nickel and lead, which can trigger lung and throat inflammation when inhaled… Read more


New terahertz technology to detect explosives at airports

Researchers have reported a precise and direct method for using that “terahertz” (THz) technology to detect explosives from greater distances at airports… Read more


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How soaps really work?

Soap acts as an emulsifier, which makes it an excellent cleansing agent. An emulsifier is capable of dispersing one liquid into another immiscible liquid. Soap molecule has an ionic and non-ionic part, the non-ionic part (hydrocarbon chain) doesn’t naturally mix with water, soap can suspend oil/dirt in such a way that it can be removed… Read more