Tag: chemistry

The 2022 chemistry laureate Barry Sharpless just became the fifth individual to be awarded two Nobel Prizes.

October 8, 2022

Sharpless is following in the footsteps of double Nobel Prize laureates John Bardeen (physics 1956 and 1972), Marie SkÅ‚odowska Curie (physics 1903, chemistry 1911), Linus Pauling (chemistry 1954, peace 1962) and Frederick Sanger (chemistry 1958 and 1980). Both Sanger and Sharpless received their second Nobel Prize more than two decades after their first award. Barry…

Today is International Mole Day

October 24, 2021

Mole is a word that those who have studied science may have heard at least once. Few people do not think that this is their mole or that they should call it a mole for some reason. The concept of mole was conceived by the scientist Amidio Avogadro. The concept of mole is based on…