A set of fun experiments that teach kids the fun of chemistry and how to tell a chemical change from a physical change
This is a list of 27 basic pieces of laboratory equipment you would find in a general chemistry lab. Each is named, explained, and shown in a picture.
What is the strongest metal? What does 'strongest' even mean? This article covers several different metals and alloys that could claim to be the hardest or strongest metal known to man and argues the case for each.
We experience many Boyle's law applications in real life every day. Most people don't know it, but an example of Boyle's law is responsible for every moment we are alive. Go science!
5 properties of water: cohesion, high specific heat, high heat of vaporization, lower density of ice, and high polarity.
Formic acid is found in the sprayed venom of some ants and the secretions of some stinging nettles. The acid is dangerous at high concentrations but has important uses.
A chemistry lab report of the synthesis of cyclohexanone, the Chapman-Stevens Oxidation.
Cinnabar is a beautiful but toxic red mineral made of mercury (ll) sulfide. It’s used as a source of mercury and to make an artist's pigment called vermilion.
A hydrate is a compound that absorbs water molecules and incorporates them into its structure. Inorganic, organic and gas hydrates exist. The latter may become an important energy source.
List of Substances and the Temperatures they Freeze, Melt, or Boil at. Definition of Boiling Point, Freezing Point, Melting Point.