News | Published:

Soaps and the Theory of Colloids

Naturevolume 115pages805807 (1925) | Download Citation



THE subject of colloids has suffered from an excess of conflicting speculations in the absence of precise and definite experimental evidence. It is still found difficult to devise methods of experiment which will yield exact, and also unambiguous, results.


  1. Search for Prof. J. W. MCBAIN in:

About this article

Publication history

Issue Date


Further reading


By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.

Newsletter Get the most important science stories of the day, free in your inbox. Sign up for Nature Briefing