Anne Helmenstine Biography 2

Anne Helmenstine

Anne Helmenstine

Anne Helmenstine is a science writer and scientist with multidisciplinary training. She holds bachelor of arts degrees in physics and mathematics from Hastings College (Hastings, Nebraska) and a doctorate of philosophy in biomedical sciences from the University of Tennessee (Knoxville, TN).

Dr. Helmenstine is the owner of the Science Notes website, started in 2013. From 2001 to 2017, she was the chemistry expert for In 2017, About became ThoughtCo. She wrote articles for ThoughtCo until 2020 and still edits work for them. She has been writing science articles for websites since 2001.

Dr. Helmenstine has been a college professor and scientist. She is also a musician and jewelry design artist. Interests include travel, water sports, and amateur astronomy.

She is presently a full-time freelance science writer, illustrator, and photojournalist, working out of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

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  • Ace Sarich

    Hello Anne,

    I am in the process of co-authoring an updated version of “Life Support Systems Engineering Design.” The book is an engineering textbook and reference book for the diving systems industry. I would like permission to use your excellent periodic table in our book.

    Thank you for your consideration.

    Ace Sarich, P.E.

    • Anne Helmenstine Post author

      You’re welcome to use the table for your book. All we ask is credit to the author and website. Best wishes, Anne