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The Mole (Avogadro's Number)

Avogadro’s Number, also called the mole, is a unit chemists use to measure atoms.

(His full name is Lorenzo Romano Amedeo Carlo Avogadro) 106 more words

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Profile: Amadeo Avogadro

Lorenzo Romano Amedeo Carlo Avogadro, conte di Quaregna e Cerreto or as we know him, Amedeo Avogadro, was born on August 9th, 1776 in Turin, Italy. 439 more words

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Happy Mole Day

Avogadro’s number is 6.02 × 1023. Muahahaaa!

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Mole Day

Happy Mole Day!

Wait, not that kind of mole!

I’m talking about a mole from chemistry. A mole (or mol) is a standard, scientific unit for measuring large quantities of very small entities, such as atoms. 163 more words

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Chemistry Thoughts: Avogadro's Law

Lately I’ve been thinking about Avogadro’s Law (SPOILER ALERT: I am probably/definitely a nerd). When I was taking chemistry honors and AP Chem in high school I accepted Avogadro’s Law as a universal fact, the very definition of a law. 549 more words

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PROBLEM WITH HOMEOPATHY's "INFINITE DILUTION"?

TAKE IT UP WITH GOD

It’s really nothing more than harassment of the traditionally superior medical doctrine of homeopathy by predatory practices (cloaked as medicine) to say to devotees that there’s no “science” supporting it. 334 more words

Free Chemistry Software & Resources

Chemistry software & other resources

The following links provide free for use , often open source, chemistry modeling programs. These are great for STEM students of all ages. 1,291 more words

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