Steven Showalter

Science Elements for March 19, 2012

Blog Post created by Steven Showalter on Mar 18, 2012

Why that morning pick-me-up might not be as natural as you think. A tantalizing taste conundrum defies explanation.  What is killing the bees?

 

  • Rayleigh scattering....
  • Other than marketing, does it matter that caffeine is "natural" vs synthetic?  We would like to hear your thoughts.
  • All podcasts available through iTunes, the ACS Pressroom or RSS feed at http://feeds.feedburner.com/acs/scienceelements

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  • In other news:  Check out the "Flame Challenge".  Describe a flame in terms that a 11 year old can understand.  See entry details at : http://www.flamechallenge.org/.  Entries due by April 2nd.

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Note:  Due to the National ACS meeting in San Diego we will be on hiatus until April 9th.

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