Monday, May 23, 2011

Putting things into perspective

How to do it the wrong way:

Radiation in Japan

I am no physicist, but this is so straightforward ignorant of factors like long term exposure effects, ingestion of radionuclides and non-uniform contamination that it leaves me speechless.

Dear silicon valley executives with geiger counters, leave them at home. Please.

Monday, May 9, 2011

JSDraw available again

Apprently, the HTML/JavaScript chemical editor JSDraw is available again:


As being haunted by 'issues' with plugin type editors based on Java or ActiveX for years, it's nice to see that browser-native editing/depiction of chemical structures is gaining more and more momentum.

The other players I know of are:

Sketcher 2D