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This month we explore the story of Victor Ninov: a scientific scandal and the element that never was. Our latest IYPT comic goes behind the scenes on Joseph Wright's famous painting 'The alchemist discovering phosphorus', and Philip Ball looks at the chemical and literary legacy of Primo Levi. Plus our usual round up of news, research, reviews and opinion from across the chemical sciences.