Isomers | Chemistry: A Volatile History

Jim Al-Khalili reveals the history of isomerism which was first noticed in 1827, when Friedrich Woehler prepared cyanic acid.

Clip Info
  • Clip length: 4'46''
  • Broadcast year: 2010
Curriculum Connection
  • Chemistry

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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC Four
  • Programme: Chemistry: A Volatile History
  • Episode: The Power of the Elements