Books to Read
"The Martian" on Science Friday.
Andy Weir: ‘The Martian’
The Dead in Their Vaulted Arches: A Flavia de Luce Novel by Alan Bradley
The Girls of Atomic City: The Untold Story of the Women Who Helped Win World War II by Denise Kiernan.
The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot.
Stiff: The Curious Lives of Human Cadavers by Mary Roach.
Rocket Boys by Homer H. Hickam, Jr.
Cook and learn chemistry at the same time! This illustrated cookbook includes a collection of recipes shared by ACS ChemClubs, and ranging from family favorites to international dishes to desserts. Each recipe includes a short chemistry description, and some recipes include helpful tips. The book also contains food-based activities that explain specific chemistry concepts. Sales of this cookbook will support teachers and students participating in the ACS ChemClub program.
The ACS ChemClub Cookbook
Rosalind Franklin: The Dark Lady of DNA by Brenda Maddox
The Poison Paradox: Chemicals as Friends and Foes by John Timbrell
The Periodic Table by Primo Levi
Molecules at an Exhibition: Portraits of Intriguing Materials in Everyday Life by John Emsley