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My favorite element

My favorite element

When one does my job(s), and one writes the kind of stuff that I write, the question of what my favorite element might be comes up a lot - quite a...

Four new elements, as predicted

Four new elements, as predicted

IUPAC's confirmation of four new elements, 113, 115, 117 and 118, was announced a couple of days ago with very little fanfare, and in the process,...

Science On Tap #dingleelements

Science On Tap #dingleelements

Here's the Slide Deck form last night's #dingleelements Science on Tap Talk at National Mechanics here in Philadelphia.   . @adchempages...

Discovering all kinds of things!

Discovering all kinds of things!

I am now two weeks in to my Fellowship at The Chemical Heritage Foundation in Philadelphia, PA, and it has already been an amazing experience. Being...

Chemistry Venn’s

Today is the 180th birthday of John Venn, the Englishman who invented the Venn diagram. Today's Google Doodle celebrates this fact. This led me to...