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Archive for April, 2008

Arty with a Capital F and the Myth of Absinthe

Posted by David Bradley on April 30th, 2008

ThujoneI’ve got a bottle of absinthe, at the back of a shelf in our store-cupboard. Unopened, this bottle of green uber-liquor languishes untested awaiting an appropriate occasion when a drink containing 70 percent alcohol (140 proof) is required.

To find out more about the myth of absinthe.

Interview with Egon Willighagen

Posted by David Bradley on April 16th, 2008

Check out my interview with chemical blogger Egon Willighagen, one of the new breed of chemists who are using the information tools of our age—the blogs, wikis, and online social media—to further their chemistry and benefit the wider chemical community.

Read the full interview in Reactive Profiles