The Role of Chemistry in History

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Meth’s affect on History

April 18th, 2008 · No Comments ·

Introduction to Methamphetamine/ Discovery and Early Usage/ World War II/ 1950’s to Today/ Meth’s affect on History/ How it is Made/ References


Methamphetamine is unique as it went from being at the heights of fame to the heights of infamy in a mere forty years.  It is yet another example of how scientists (or society depending on your point of view) were seemingly too preoccupied with the short-term benefits to question or wonder about the effects of long-term use.

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