Letter from the editor: Alchemy and art

  title={Letter from the editor: Alchemy and art},
  author={Svetla Baykoucheva},
Shakespeare celebrations in the Washington, DC area this spring provided an excellent opportunity for the White Memorial Chemistry Library at the University of Maryland to highlight the importance of chemistry as a science and make it more interesting to the general public through an exhibit, " Alchemy in Shakespeare's Time. " Literary works and paintings showed the fascinating history of alchemy, its relation to literature and art, and how it has influenced the development of modern science… CONTINUE READING