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Celebrate Hispanic Scientists During Hispanic Heritage Month

September 15 – October 15 is Hispanic Heritage Month! 

Did you know that the discovery of Vanadium, the role of free radicals in aging, the development of oral contraceptives, and our understanding of the mechanisms of the formation and decomposition of ozone in the stratosphere are all thanks to the efforts of chemists and biochemists of Hispanic and Latino heritage?

CBC celebrates these and many other achievements of Hispanic and Latino scientists.

Please visit the following links for more information:

Hispanic and Latino chemists you should know about (Chem. Eng. News)
100 inspiring Hispanic/Latinx scientists in America (Cell Press)
10 Hispanic Scientists You Should Know (howstuffworks.com)
10 Hispanic Scientists You Didn’t Learn About in School (mentalfloss.com)