Chemist

What’s in a Logo?

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Fizzy Water

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Humphry Davy

Left Behind

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A 16th-century engraving of an alchemist adding a scorpion to a mixture. (Wellcome Library)

The Language of Alchemy

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Illustration of a Pasteur-Chamberland filter

The Filter of Life

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Arie Haagen-Smit with lab equipment, 1961

The Flavor of Smog

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ChemCrafter for the iPad

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P.S. Krøyer's The Iron Foundry, Burmeister and Wain

Future Calculations

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Haeckel illustration of hummingbirds

Information Overload

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Carl “Speed” Marvel in PBI vest

Tough Stuff

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Medusa Nebula

Elements of Invention

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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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Bruce Alberts speaking

The Reformer

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Nancy Chang.

Nancy Chang

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Uma Chowdhry.

Uma Chowdhry

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Walter Snelling Photograhpic Experiment

Visual Evidence

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Jacqueline Barton.

Jacqueline K. Barton

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Back cover image of Louis Pasteur, Benefactor de la Humanidad.

Graphic Knowledge

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Portrait of Soviet scientists Petr Kapitza (left) and Nikolai Semenov by Russian painter Boris Kustodiev (1921). Both scientists were later awarded Nobel Prizes, Semenov for chemistry in 1956 and Kapitza for physics in 1978.

Lost at Home

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Robert Boyle

Full Boyle

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The line between chemistry and biology first began to blur in the 19th century. (NIAID)

Border Crossing

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Brave New Butter

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Cellophane Comes to Buffalo

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Computer Sketch. iStockphoto.

The New Water Cooler

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Musée des Arts et Métiers

Pour l’Amour de Lavoisier

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Trading cards

Where’s the Beef?

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Rudolph Pariser

Hard Times and Good Fortune

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Louis Pasteur

The Artist in the Laboratory

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William Crookes

The Thin Green Line

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Reatha Clark King

For Love of the Lab

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German physicists from before World War II

Magical Thinking

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Mujeres Celebres (“Famous Women”) comic

Stories of the Great Chemists

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Mildred Cohn

A First Lady of Chemistry

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Michelle Francl

Writing Bug

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Pop, Fizz, Memento

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