#HistChem Distillations


Each episode of #HistChem Distillations examines a unique aspect of humanity's material legacy and asks the question "how did we get here?" Michal Meyer (a historian) and Bob Kenworthy (a chemist) of the Chemical Heritage Foundation are your guides to engaging conversations about history, technology and chemistry.


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Title: Preview: The Alzheimer's Copernicus Problem

Preview: The Alzheimer's Copernicus Problem

October 8th, 2019

Listen to The Alzheimer's Copernicus Problem on October 22nd.  Go to Episode

Science on TV

September 17th, 2019

For almost as long as there have been television networks, science shows have been part of the TV landscape. But science programming didn’t begin by… Go to Episode

Preview: Fall 2019

August 13th, 2019

We're in the thick of producing episodes for our fall season! Here's a taste of what's coming. Go to Episode

The Myth of the Cuyahoga River Fire

May 28th, 2019

In the summer of 1969 the Cuyahoga River in Cleveland, Ohio, defied the laws of nature and caught fire. Time covered the event and cemented the fire’s… Go to Episode