My chemicals of the week, 15 June 2012! Special #fridayreads edition!  This week, 3 chemicals from 3 great books.  

  1. Book: The Billionaire’s Vinegar by Benjamin Wallace & Chemical: acetic acid
  2. Book: A Perfect Red by Amy Butler Greenfield & Chemical: carminic acid
  3. Book: A Beautiful Blue Death by Charles Finch & Chemical: atropine

My chemicals of the week, 11May12!  #fingerprints #forensics

Ta from @io9!