Daily Archives: December 22, 2017


Blue (left) is butterfly pea flower in water; purple (right) is flower tea dripped into white wine. Pink (center) is lemonade colored with the flower.
Many flowers, fruits, vegetables, and spices are natural pH indicators. Examples include rose petals, red cabbage, beets, onions, violets, and blue morning glory flowers. These substances change color in response to acidic or alkaline ingredients. Some natural pH indicators taste terrible, while others are expensive, hard to find, or weakly […]

Easy Color Change Drinks That Actually Taste Good


Many chemistry terms are very long, so abbreviations and acronyms are common.
This is an alphabetical collection of chemistry abbreviations and acronyms: Chemistry Abbreviations Starting With A A – Atom AA – Acetic Acid AA – Amino Acid AA – Atomic Absorption spectroscopy AACC – American Association for Clinical Chemistry AADC – Amino Acid DeCarboxylase AADC – Aromatic L-Amino acid DeCarboxylase AAS – […]

Chemistry Abbreviations and Acronyms