Analytical technique developments sponsored in part by the CCE have enabled the Pasek lab to determine phosphorus molecular speciation of natural…

IsoGNA, an isomer of glycerol nucleic acid GNA, is a flexible (acyclic) nucleic acid with bases directly attached to its linear back- bone. IsoGNA…

Jon Perry, a CCE artist, and his company Stated Clearly were featured on Slate's website for their video "What is the Evidence for…

Brian Cafferty et al. are featured in the Royal Society of Chemistry's Chemical Science Blog for reporting the most sensitive possible pH…

Watch the video of Nick Hud and Brian Cafferty discuss how chain-like chemicals called polymers first came together and evolved 3.5 to 4 billion…

The CCE held its annual meeting this year in Chattanooga, TN. Faculty, postdocs, and graduate students gathered from across the country to meet…

CCE EOD Director Christopher Parsons and Investigator Martha Grover presented a poster on Scientific Storytelling at the 2014 NSF Advancing…

REU students Jasmine Cheeves (left) and Hannah Chappell (right) present their posters at the end of semester REU program poster session.


Several members of the CCE attended the ISSOL meeting in Nara, Japan presenting posters and plenary talks.


This week Jeff Bada was named Laboratory Equipment's "Scientist of the Week" recognizing his work on analyzing some of Stanley…

Phosphorus (P) is an essential element for life. It occurs in living beings in the form of phosphate, which is ubiquitous in biochemistry in the…

CCE scientist Matthew Pasek is the 3rd recipient of the Miller Early Career Award from the International Society for the Study of the Origin of…

Nick Hud was elected as a 2014 ISSOL Fellow.

Nick joins several other CCE members already holding this prestigious honor, Jeff Bada, Art…

In this recent publication, the Fernandez group described a robotic sample introduction/ionization system for mass spectrometry (MS) for spot…

Stanley Miller, the chemist whose landmark experiment published in 1953 showed how some of the molecules of life could have formed on a young…

For years, chemist Nick Hud struggles to share his work with his Catholic mother, until he finds help from a surprising source.

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Darwin's theory of biological evolution helps us understand how simple life forms can give rise to complex lifeforms, but how did the first…

On March 29th, the curious and the thirsty showed up for a rousing bout of science trivia at Manuel's Tavern in Midtown Atlanta, sponsored by…

On March 29th, a student lead group of volunteers from the Center for Chemical Evolution spent the day at the ASF Exploration Expo sharing origins…

On March 27th, patrons of the arts and sciences in Atlanta attended The Encyclopedia Show sponsored by the Atlanta Science Festival and Center for…