• History of Chemistry Poster Series?

    Is anyone aware of a series or set of posters/art that depicts the history of chemistry or chemists? I am a professor at a small liberal arts college and would like to decorate a hallway leading to the general chemist...
    Allison Fleshman
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  • Is the Chemistry Ambassadors Newsletter still being published?

    Is the Chemistry Ambassadors Newsletter still being published? Mine from Nancy McCormick-Pickett stopped arriving mid year. I'm heavily involved in science outreach and loved the support. Thanks.
    Bill Crawford
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  • Using solutions calculator for making small amounts of solutions of hydrates

    Hello! Can someone please explain making solutions involving chemicals in hydrate form? I am using a calculator which has worked well for all chemicals except hydrates.   When using this calculator, I obtain dif...
    Dawn Keckley
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  • Recent Updates to the Polymer Science Learning Center

    The Polymer Science Learning Center began life with NSF funding in the early to mid '90's. That generous support allowed development of the Macrogalleria, an online resource with hundreds of pages of information on po...
    Lon Mathias
    created by Lon Mathias
  • Join us as a Catalyst for Collisions HS Educator this year!

    As a former high school chemistry teacher, I know how important it is to engage students. That’s why I am reaching out. I’d like to invite you to join a select group of innovative high school chemistry tea...
    Edward Wang
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  • Reaction of Metals in Muriatic Acid

    I'm working on my science fair project. I placed 6 different metals (Al, Pb, Zn, Cu, Fe, and C) in muriatic acid.   Zn and Al reacted strongly and dissolved in about 3 minutes.   Pb, Cu, Fe, and C did not...
    Carter Mihan
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  • LessonsAdvisor.com

    Has anyone heard of the new (2016) Instructor/Tutor clearinghouse LessonsAdvisor.com ?  I signed up on their service to attract students to my Chemistry tutoring website and to gain local students as well. I won...
    Paul Knoll
    created by Paul Knoll
  • Demo - Statistics from Experiments

    I have created a video to demonstrate statistics when doing experimental measurements and a package to explore the ideas interactively. One motivation was a realization that students in (undergraduate) chemistry labs ...
    Jeffrey Weimer
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  • I am looking for people to test an acid-base equilibrium app for iPhone and iPad.  A description can be found at  http://www.tahosa.us/Equiligraph/Equiligraph/Titration_App.html

    The app is based on the old 'Equilligraph' graphical methods. It combines graphs with numerical results.   It is in beta test now, and I am looking for people to beta test it and provide feed back     ...
    David Hatfield
    created by David Hatfield
  • Would you use music to engage kids in chemistry?

    I just released a symphonic suite of the first ten elements called "Journey to Neon", where the rhythms are based on the electron configuration of each element.  Plus, it is very listenable.  Might anyone as...
    Julie Newdoll
    created by Julie Newdoll
  • What is the purpose of learning science? What does science focus on? What is its mission statement?

    Our planet is in danger; the carbon dioxide level in our atmosphere is reaching 400 ppm, the highest level ever reached - our planet is warming up.  I think we should focus more on how to plant trees, and the mis...
    Anh Nguyen
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  • New Chemistry Learning Game Under Development and We're Looking for Great Teachers!

    Wouldn’t it be great to have a learning game to use in your chemistry class that was more than a memory drill, but actually helped your student’s to build a deeper understanding of chemistry? Our team a...
    Edward Wang
    created by Edward Wang
  • Report: ACS National Meeting 2013

    Universidad del Turabo   Escuela de Ciencias Naturales   Departamento de Física y Química   Capitulo estudiantil de Química Universidad del Turabo
    Diego Cantor Becerra
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  • Reporte Capitulo Estudiantil de Química de la Universidad del Turabo “Our Earth: Handle with care!”

    Universidad del Turabo   Escuela de Ciencias Naturales y Tecnología Departamento de Física y Química   Capitulo Estudiantil ACS Universidad del Turabo      
    Diego Cantor Becerra
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  • Pasaporte Químico Iniciación Club de Química, Escuela Elemental Abelardo Díaz Morales

    Se agradece al Sr. Cesar Aquino Director escolar por aceptar la iniciativa del capitulo estudiantil de química de la Universidad del turabo, para trabajar con los escolares con demostraciones de química para...
    Diego Cantor Becerra
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  • Ethics in Introductory Chemistry Courses

    This is the current draft of a powerpoint presentation discussing ethics in introductory chemistry courses. All critical input is welcome! Please email suggestions to goodmanp7@morainevalley.edu. Thank you!
    Pamela Goodman
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  • Publishing Your Research 101 [Video Series]

    The effective communication of scientific research is vital both to the scientific community and to a scientist’s career. ACS Publications has launched the Publishing Your Research 101 video series to assist aut...
    Frederico Colon
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  • Slow motion hydrogen balloon explosion

    Many thanks to student Alex Blackwood who filmed them using the Sony FS-700 camera, filming at 800 FPS. The reaction of hydrogen gas with oxygen in the air to form water can be demonstrated by igniting a balloon ...
    Andres Tretiakov
    created by Andres Tretiakov
  • Slow motion combustion of ethanol

    Many thanks to student Alex Blackwood who filmed them using the Sony FS-700 camera, filming at 800 FPS   In the first part of this video, the whoosh bottle demo demonstrates the combustion of alcohol vapours ...
    Andres Tretiakov
    created by Andres Tretiakov
  • Slow motion spray bottle flame tests

    A new series of slow motion videos: Many thanks to student Alex Blackwood who filmed them using the Sony FS-700 camera, filming at 800 FPS.   An introduction to Spectroscopy: Flame tests   Spray bottl...
    Andres Tretiakov
    created by Andres Tretiakov