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To carry on with Chemjobber’s Favorite Things list (thanks, btw. Now I can’t get that silly Dove commercial out of my head), here’s my list of some of my favorite things about chemistry

Clickable SharpiesVanillin TLC stainPericyclic reactionsDump-and-Stir reactionsA set of nested beakers (my set goes from 600 mL down to 10 mL)Review articlesPhD comicsShort paths (with or without the cow receiver)Playing with liquid nitrogenDry ice bowling (a lab Olympic event, where you roll a piece of dry ice down our long hallway to see whose goes the farthest)

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