Natural protection

It’s not just humans that need to be careful in the sun. Animals do, too. Some protect themselves using sand or dust, while others have developed more surprising methods.


Everything under the sun

Why do we need to protect our skin and other surfaces from the sun’s rays, and how does chemistry help?

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Energizing the world

The future of energy brings many challenges. We present some possible solutions.

Support in the ground

A BASF project in Egypt brings the benefits of modern information technologies to smallholder farmers.
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The world as an energy producer

Our infographic takes a look around the globe and offers some surprising facts about electricity and energy.