Learn about the products and processes chemists use to make this popular cosmetic.

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There’s a little bit of colour in just about every object you use every day. Learn the chemistry behind how it gets there!

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While all of us eventually outgrow "Trick or Treating" on Halloween, many of us may never outgrow sugar cravings, and there is a good reason why.

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Learn more about the organic chemistry going on beneath the surface of thousands of precious paintings around the world. (3:54 min.)

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Colour-changing objects are a ton of fun to play with, but have you ever wondered how they work? This Q&A explains the chemistry behind colour-changing dyes.

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What makes skunk spray smell so awful? And how can you get rid of the smell? It’s all in the chemistry! (3:50 min.)

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This video, from the NASA Technology Transfer Program, describes a new material that has applications in aerospace as well as material science and biological science. (2:56 min.)

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Learn about what chemicals make tomatoes taste good and how researchers are using genetics to understand how we can make grocery store tomatoes taste great again. (4:12 min.)

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As technology develops and the world’s population grows, people need more and more energy. Meanwhile, scientists are getting more and more interested in renewable energy sources, like biofuels.

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Hydroelectricity can be an environmentally friendly source of energy, especially compared to fossil fuels. But it also comes with a risk of mercury poisoning.

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