Author Archives: Shannon

Adding Style Sheets to ChemDraw in Windows 8

One of my favorite blogs, Totally Synthetic, has a F.A.Q. that includes a download of the ChemDraw style sheet (“stationery” for Mac users) that the author uses for his beautiful drawings. If you wanted to add a style sheet like … Continue reading

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Who will be the next “Chemistry Champion”?

The American Chemical Society recently hosted an online video contest, where contestants were to describe their research in 3 minutes or less to a non-science audience. This comes at a perfect time when our society needs effective science communicators more … Continue reading

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The Circuit Surfers

As I mentioned before, my friend Brian and I had begun to dive into the world of the Raspberry Pi. Well since that post, we really dove in head-first and have had a blast so far. We decided to make … Continue reading

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Making footnotes more elegant on WordPress

Since I’m going to start including more footnotes in my posts as I get deeper into topics,1 I figured that I might as well try and at least make them more user-friendly on the site. I first learned about a … Continue reading

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Life, holidays, and Pi

Life has been a little hectic over here as one would expect during the holiday season. Too many papers to write at once, too many reactions to complete, and too much tutoring to be done before traveling to visit my … Continue reading

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