1. Helping chemists find jobs in a tough market. 2. Towards a quantitative understanding of the quality of the chemistry job market.
CJ: Happy 4th! Do you have your contraband pyrotechnics ready? Ah, nothing like some good ol' flame ionization (fireworks) coupled with free radical polymerization of acrylamides (grilling)!
Sadly, no. Small children about in a fire-risk area, so pretty boring stuff. But I hope she learns a love of combustion chemistry tonight for sure. Sadly, no grilling, but roast chicken is pretty darn good.
Wonderful news, as if you didn't already know:http://247wallst.com/2010/09/07/the-ten-american-industries-which-will-never-recover/2/