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Fancy Glass …Floral Friday

Early experimentation with glass and the use of color in it probably began around 3500 BCE in Mesopotamia and Egypt. The early glass-makers discovered that certain substances, when added to molten glass, produced attractive colors. Since that time, we humans … Continue reading

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Feeling Grateful For Water

The first chemistry formula most of us learn is H2O. It is the most abundant substance on the Earth’s surface and is the most studied and contemplated chemical compound. Our planet is sometimes called “the water planet” because of this … Continue reading

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Happy Mole Day

You may glance at today’s title and think of a¬†delicious sauce used in Mexican cuisine, but that is not what I had in mind.¬† Maybe you thought about the skin blemish, that isn’t it. No, the small, burrowing creature isn’t … Continue reading

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