Scientists See Chemical Bonds Between Atoms

In an amazing work of microscopy, scientists have gotten a high-resolution view of a molecule and its chemical bonds. What’s more, the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory researchers got a peek at the molecule as it broke and reformed bonds after undergoing a chemical reaction.

Their images show a molecule, on the left above, which has 26 carbon and 14 hydrogen atoms structured as three connected benzene rings. The molecules on the right are the two most common products that result after the molecule is heated to 90 degrees Celsius.

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never let your printer know that you waited until the last minute to print something and you’re in a hurry. they can sense fear

I am not okay, but not okay is how I’ve learned to live.
Don’t be fooled, M. L. L. (via splitterherzen);

chantelle winnie by lance gross


*debates whether to buy something* *imagines aziz ansari saying “treat yo self”* *treats self*

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Paris, France (by pastryaffair)

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Brideshead Revisited (1981) /// Oxford Comma (2008)


Protester barricade in Hong Kong

Got anything else we need to be paranoid about?

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10.17.14: Beyoncé arriving at Harry’s Bar in London

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the paramount, boston
thomas cadrin, 2014

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You think ‘Okay, I get it, I’m prepared for the worst,’ but you hold out that small hope, see, and that’s what fucks you up. That’s what kills you.



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