Editor’s notes: To reach Martin Burke, call 217-244-8726; email: mdburke@illinois.edu.

A downloadable image gallery is available. All photos credit Fred Zwicky, University of Illinois News Bureau.

The paper “Automated iterative Csp3-C bond formation” is available online.

DOI: 10.1038/s41586-022-04491-w

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