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10 Best Science Instagram Accounts You Should Follow

Jessica Clifton

12th August 2020

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With the increasing use of the phrase “Science Meets Art“, people are realising more and more how we can see the beauty in science. With this in mind, some major science publications have extended their social media presence to Instagram, so anyone interested in science or art can experience science through visual media.… Continue reading »

What Is A Dietary Supplement?

Jessica Clifton

5th August 2020

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What is a dietary supplement

What is a dietary supplement? Well, dietary supplements can be minerals, vitamins, proteins, enzymes, or any other nutritional products that are marketed as health-boosting food supplements.  Sometimes, dietary supplements are even implied to have natural curative or holistic properties. However, this belief is often contradicted by the disclaimers on the products’ labels, which… Continue reading »

What Is Vitamin B6?

Jessica Clifton

29th July 2020

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What is vitamin B6

An essential nutrient that is found in many foods, vitamin B6 is crucial in the healthy functioning of our skin, blood, muscles, and central nervous system. Understanding what this vitamin is, therefore, can help you plan your diet more efficiently and allow you to live a healthier life.  What Does Vitamin B6 Do? … Continue reading »

How To Make Bath Bombs Safely

Jessica Clifton

22nd July 2020

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How to make bath bombs safely

A warm, soothing, soapy bath after a long day at work is the ultimate in relaxation…and maybe more so if you know that you’re enjoying it with a bath bomb you’ve made. Making your own bath bombs is fun, and can save you money – plus, you’ll get the exact scent you want.… Continue reading »

How Do Fat Burners Work?

Jessica Clifton

15th July 2020

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How do fat burners work

Do you want to lose weight fast? That’s the promise a lot of fat burners make, but how do they work? (And perhaps the bigger question, do they actually work?)  What are fat burners? “Fat burner” is a non-technical term that refers to food or nutrition supplements that are intended to boost the… Continue reading »

What is a Chemical Reaction?

Jessica Clifton

17th June 2020

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What is a chemical reaction

A chemical reaction is distinct from a physical or phase change (e.g. evaporation, which is a change from liquid to gas) because the reaction involves a change in atomic combinations. For instance, the chemical reaction of water with sodium is an exothermic violent reaction that releases one hydrogen atom per molecule of water… Continue reading »

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At The Science Blog, we write about the latest from the world of science, chemistry, and chemical manufacturing. You’ll find all sorts of science, chemical, and manufacturing resources here, from what pesticides are to the science behind a soda can. If you’re interested in a career in science or chemistry, you’ll find information about chemical careers, too.