ChemMatters is produced by the American Chemical Society in October, December, February, and April. The archive gives you access to all of ChemMatters’ past issues, dating back to February 1983. The most recently released issue is available through a complimentary subscription, if you chose to receive one when you joined AACT.
For recent articles or available teacher’s guides visit acs.org/ChemMatters.
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February 1997 Featured Article | Spray Silences Dog
December 1996 Featured Article | Mouthwash
October 1996 Featured Article | The Crash of Flight 143
April 1996 Featured Article | Why Does Gluphisia Go on a Nightly Drinking Binge?
February 1996 Featured Article | The Making of a Modern Mummy
December 1995 Featured Article | Making Ice Cream
October 1995 Featured Article | The Toxic Patient
April 1995 Featured Article | Seeds of Doubt
February 1995 Featured Article | Say Cheese
December 1994 Featured Article | Ursus Americanus
About ChemMatters Magazine
Published four times a year since February 1983, ChemMatters Magazine is an award-winning high school chemistry magazine from the American Chemical Society that helps students demystify chemistry and make connections to the world around them. AACT members receive a complimentary subscriptionLearn More