Editor-in-Chief: Michele Harmon, University of South Carolina Aiken

Journal of the South Carolina Academy of Science is an on-line peer-reviewed publication of the South Carolina Academy of Science. The Journal electronically publishes up to three volumes per calendar year (Winter, Spring, and Fall). This journal is offered through full open online access.

Current Issue: Volume 15, Issue 1 (2017) Governor's Awards Issue

Front Matter



Where Do New Materials Come From? Neither the Stork nor the Birds and the Bees! In Search of the Next “First Material”
Gregory Morrison, Dileka Abeysinghe, Justin B. Felder, Shani Egodawatte, Timothy Ferreira, and Hans Conrad zur Loye


Antitumor Activity of Selected Derivatives of Pyrazole- Benzenesulfonamides from Dilithiated C(α), N-Phenylhydrazones and Lithiated Methyl 2-(Aminosulfonyl)benzoate
N. Dwight Camper [deceased], James M. Gum, Darby E. Lyles, William T. Pennington, Charles F. Beam, and Clyde R. Metz


Marine tardigrades from South Carolina, USA
Paul J. Bartels, Lilvia J. Bradbury, and Diane R. Nelson


Searching for Signals of Dark Matter Decay
Gardner R. Marshall and William Hester