chemistry Archive

Atomic Chemistry Set – cool Kickstarter project

Atomic Chemistry Set – cool Kickstarter project / Boing Boing The Atomic Chemistry Set is a “modern chemistry set – 47 chemicals, glassware, lab apparatus, and insane chemical reactions.” It looks great! report this ad A favorite demonstration in high school science classes of yesteryear, dropping sodium into water is spectacularly explosive. In this video, a fellow attempts to skip a pound of sodium …

Machine learning and “molecular Tinder” may change the game for OLED screens

To say there are a lot of molecules out there is kind of an understatement. So searching for one or two in particular is like looking for a needle in a galaxy-spanning haystack. Fortunately, the science of machine learning and the irrepressible need for humans to swipe left and right on things make the search a lot easier, as Harvard and MIT researchers have found. …