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Ken Shoulder with drone, 1993

The Frontiersman

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Arie Haagen-Smit with lab equipment, 1961

The Flavor of Smog

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Robert W. Gore demonstrating the expansion of ePTFE, ca. 1982.

Robert W. Gore

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Maxine Singer, ca. 1963.

Maxine Singer

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Roald Hoffmann, after receiving the 2006 AIC Gold Medal.

Roald Hoffmann

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Donald Tomalia.

Donald A. Tomalia

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Phillip Sharp.

Phillip Sharp

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Mary Lowe Good.

Mary Lowe Good

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Hammond in her lab at MIT.

Paula Hammond

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Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw.

Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw

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Nancy Chang.

Nancy Chang

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Uma Chowdhry.

Uma Chowdhry

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Jacqueline Barton.

Jacqueline K. Barton

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Herman Boerhaave’s Sermo academicus, de comparando certo in physicis (1715)

New School

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David Sarnoff

The General

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Powerful Effervescence

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Mildred Cohn

A First Lady of Chemistry

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A depiction of Jābir ibn Hayyan, after a 15th century portrait.

What’s in a Name?

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Joseph Black

That Beautiful Theory

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Crystal Clear

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Mujeres Celebres (“Famous Women”) comic

Stories of the Great Chemists

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Bridging the Gaps

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Trading cards

Where’s the Beef?

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William Crookes

Champion of Victorian Science

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Portrait of James Smithson

A Gift for the Ages

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Charles Holmes Herty

Captain Charlie

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Letter to James Curtis Booth while working at U.S. Mint

Money Man

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Detail of Franz Anton Mesmer portrait

Mesmerized

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Theodore W. Richards in the laboratory.

Theodore William Richards

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Rachel Carson.

Rachel Carson

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John Dalton, F.R.S., engraved by William Henry Worthington after an 1814 painting by William Allen, published June 25, 1823, in Manchester and London. Note the charts with Dalton’s atomic symbols lying on the table.

John Dalton

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Darleane C. Hoffman

Darleane C. Hoffman

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Portrait of Jane Marcet.

Jane Marcet

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Svante August Arrhenius.

Svante August Arrhenius

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Joan Berkowitz. Electrochemical Society

Joan Berkowitz

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Marie Curie.

Marie Sklodowska Curie

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Professor Gay-Lussac, F.R.S.: Membre de l'Institut, Professor at the University of Paris &c.

Joseph Louis Gay-Lussac

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Donald Othmer as a young man.

Donald F. Othmer

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Stanislao Cannizzaro. Edgar Fahs Smith Collection, Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts, University of Pennsylvania.

Stanislao Cannizzaro

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Harvey Washington Wiley.

Harvey Washington Wiley

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Henry Aaron Hill, ca. 1976–1977.

Henry Aaron Hill

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Gilbert Newton Lewis.

Gilbert Newton Lewis

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William Ramsay.

William Ramsay

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