Chemistry

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    Video caption: Nasa's Osiris-Rex asteroid probe: Picking a parking space from 200 million miles

    Nasa's Osiris-Rex probe will attempt to pick up a sample of Asteroid Bennu on Tuesday.

  2. Emmanuelle Charpentier on winning the Nobel Prize for Chemistry 2020

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    Video caption: French Scientist Emmanuelle Charpentier reacts to winning the Nobel Prize for Chemistry

    French Scientist Emmanuelle Charpentier reacts to winning the Nobel Prize for Chemistry 2020

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    Video caption: Meet the socially distant robot scientist

    While the research labs have been locked down, one robotic scientist has continued experimenting 24/7.

  4. By Victoria Gill

    Science correspondent, BBC News

    Plastic bag floating in the ocean

    US chemists have turned plastic into motor oil, but the scientific battle to break down the tide of plastic waste continues.

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    Video caption: Sheffield professor urges dentists to ditch single-use plastic

    "I've never seen this many different plastics in one place," chemistry professor Tony Ryan says.