Chemistry meets astronomy in today’s post, with a graphical guide to the atmospheres of our Solar System.
Read more about them here (there’s also a link to download the graphic, or to purchase it as a large poster): http://wp.me/p4aPLT-nV
…and in case you’re feeling nostalgic for those heady days when Pluto was a planet, here’s the atmospheric composition of Pluto too!
Beached remains of the Mamie S. Barrett, a sternwheeler used by FDR in the Mississippi River inspections
Found yourself wondering what causes the odour of new cars? It’s a heady mix of volatile organic chemicals. This graphic gives you the lowdown, and you can read more about it here: http://wp.me/p4aPLT-kl