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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April 1993 Featured Article | Permanent Waves
February 1993 Featured Article | Cool Car
December 1992 Featured Article | The Carbon Ball Soccer Ball Connection
October 1992 Featured Article | Survival at Sea
April 1992 Featured Article | The Science of Camping Stoves
February 1992 Featured Article | Cold Water + Supercorrosion -> Hot Meals
December 1991 Featured Article | Mystery Matters
October 1991 Featured Article | Racing for the Magic Bullet
April 1991 Featured Article | Is that contact lense really clean?
February 1991 Featured Article | Yuuck Roaches! Who You Gonna Call?
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