The blogger of this site, a self-avowed science geek, has never seemed so glamorous. We gravitated to her warm writing that shows how chemistry and cool blend well.

Take a MOOC in research-based teaching!
by Stephanie Chasteen about 2 years ago
Drawing to Learn: Sketching and Peer Instruction
by Stephanie Chasteen over 2 years ago

Chemistry World


Chemistry World Blog is a chemistry news blog with a focus on chemistry that is of interest to laypeople. Its topics are fascinating, but not involved in the nitty-gritty of chemical synthesis. It is associated with the magazine Chemistry World and with the Royal Society of Chemistry.

Crystal structures unpacked
over 3 years ago
Elusive σ aromaticity captured
over 3 years ago



Come to this blog site when you're on the lookout for a blend of entertainment and eccentricity. The writing takes science seriously, not the writers themselves.

"Rate your Supervisor" comes to High Energy Physics
by Sabine Hossenfelder over 1 year ago
10 Years BackRe(action)
by Sabine Hossenfelder over 1 year ago



This British chemist avails herself of her huge brain and multiple high-level degrees. But this blog isn't for just the bigwigs -- anyone can appreciate her viewpoint.

Light Fantastic Festival January 2016
by Sarah almost 2 years ago
Four News elements
by Sarah almost 2 years ago



This Tumblr blog would be a fun one to add to your regular chemistry blog rolodex. The posts are all of a sundry focus, but are uniformly readable and attractive.

about 3 years ago
how about you turning off spell check….
about 3 years ago



This is the blog to which to direct the chemistry hater in your life. Even if that hater is you, blogger Andrea's post do their utmost to win you over in appreciation.

Going green and saving money
by Andrea Sella over 3 years ago
Going green and saving money
by Andrea Sella over 3 years ago

Science in the Open


There's no use keeping your brilliant scientific finding to yourself in your room. This blog encourages its readers to happily engage with an idea known as open research.

Not what, not who, or how, but Why is Open?
by Cameron Neylon almost 2 years ago
The end of the journal? What has changed, what stayed the same?
by Cameron Neylon almost 2 years ago



This blog focuses on the hilarious places where science and culture come together. Frankenstein and geek-only info have been recent topics.

Manipulated by music
by Philip Ball almost 2 years ago
On being "harsh" to Babylonia
by Philip Ball almost 2 years ago

Everyday Scientist


This blog was designed to give shout-outs to the workaday, ordinary science stories that don't make headlines. It helps to realize the glory and the glamor of the everyday.

2014 Nobel roundup
by sam about 3 years ago
the one year i don’t predict w.e. moerner to win…
by sam about 3 years ago

Culture of Chemistry


This blog makes it clear that culture and chemistry are incredibly intertwined. Learn about humanity and helium at once with the site's stunning observations.

Weird words of science: prilled iodine
by Michelle about 3 years ago
Fire Burn and Caldron Bubble: A chemistry set for the iPad
by Michelle over 3 years ago



After you get a degree in chemistry, you have to find a job--preferably one that your expensive education qualifies you for. Chemjobber is about that search--that sometimes desperate search--for a job in chemistry.

Job posting: medicinal chemistry postdoc, Phoenix Nest, Brooklyn, NY
by Chemjobber over 1 year ago
Weekend discussion: "The 'skills gap' is fake"
by Chemjobber over 1 year ago

ChemSpider Blog


Associated with ChemSpider, a free online chemistry database, the ChemSpider blog is all about using the internet and computers to increase communication between chemists and therefore make science better.

Introduction to the new ChemSpider website
by David over 2 years ago
What’s new with ChemSpider?
by David over 2 years ago