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 2005 Featured Article | When Matter Meets Antimatter
February 2005 Featured Article | The Great Hartford Circus Fire
December 2004 Featured Article | The Science of Slime!
October 2004 Featured Article | Health and Wellness
April 2004 Featured Article | Lightning: Nature's Deadly Fireworks
February 2004 Featured Article | Project Yukon
December 2003 Featured Article | Bright and White!
October 2003 Featured Article | Earth's Atmosphere
April 2003 Featured Article | Laser Light
February 2003 Featured Article | Money
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