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Lyons asked if there was a way to get the public to recognize the critical role that chemistry plays in stories that are perceived to be about something else. ” That is where chemistry is not the main story but it is a big part of the story. For example, in the big oil spill there is a lot of chemistry to discuss, such as the dispersants and the chemicals used in the drilling industry. He said that there are some stories like that coming out, but not many. Another example Amato mentioned was when the “Cash for Clunkers” story came out.
Com/visualization/ (accessed April 12, 2011). ’” For example, using chemistry to create a new clinical drug is often not reported or treated as a story about chemistry. Instead, it will be a story about health and medicine. Elucidating the processes by which carbon compounds form in interstellar space is typically not treated as a chemistry story either; it will be an astronomy-space story. The Seed editor said that in his experience most pure research in chemistry is not very easy to cover or talk about in a compelling and interesting way for general audiences, for several reasons: the very long and easily confused names of many organic molecules and compounds, the frequent necessity for use of arcane and very specific nomenclature, and the tendency for most potential applications to boil down to an incremental increase in quality of a particular consumer product.
One of his favorite movies from 1940 is The Man in the White Suit, in which the main character invents a new polymer that can be turned into a fiber for making a perfect fabric that never wrinkles and never stains. Another movie is Lorenzo’s Oil, which Amato described as a “great human” and “chemistryrich” story about a couple who tries to find a cure for their child who has a rare medical disorder. Amato also highlighted examples of chemistry in literature, such as the book Uncle Tungsten by Oliver Sacks.
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