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Video: Mountaintop Chemistry

Did you think chemistry meant there had to be a big lab with lots of gadgets? Here's a video, where scientists make an anti-cancer drug - in a tent on top of a mountain!

In this video, chemists of the University of Nottingham, UK travel to the top of Mt. Snowdon, to demonstrate that chemistry is fun and easy and can be done anywhere. Here they make cisplatinum, a drug that works against cancer:

(Video titled "periodicvideos | August 09, 2010 |Making Cisplatinum on top of Mt Snowdon." sourced from YouTube.com)

Tags :     Everyday Chemistry     cisplatinum     anticancer     Mt. Snowdon    

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