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May 01

#ChemMovieCarnival: How to Kill a Werewolf in a Chemistry Lab


Here’s a late entry of the chemistry movie carnival. I hope there are a few people left in the theatre. I’ve been running a ‘Science on the Screen’ course with a local college. Over the last few weeks we’ve been dissecting the science on the big and small screens. The home work was tough, but after a …

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Apr 21

#ChemMovieCarnival: Criminal Minds


Criminal Minds is one of my favorite television shows. It follows a team of FBI agents in the Behavioral Analysis Unit. They examine the psychology of crime scenes and the choices of the criminal before, during, and after a crime to build a behavioral profile which ultimately leads to the arrest of the criminal. The …

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Apr 21

#ChemMovieCarnival: Testing Breaking Bad


I can’t believe  no one else has grabbed Breaking Bad for the Chemmoviecarnival. In case you don’t know its a show about a high school chemistry teacher, called Walter White, who turns his talents to the production of  methamphetamine in an attempt to subliment his measly teacher’s income. In the course of the show Walt …

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