Octet Rule sung to the tune of “I Will Follow You Into The Dark”

Octet Rule Octet Rule Learned it at school The element’s outermost shell Eight electrons to stabilize well Octet Rule You need eight, but, don’t be fooled Some atoms lose one electron charge Alkali metals suddenly feel large When we sum to eight, elements feel great, Electrons shared, covalent bonds show …

Applications of Forensic Histopathology in Ethylene Glycol Poisoning

It’s well known that pathology plays a critical role in the diagnosis of disease, identifying abnormal processes at a cellular level. Histopathology also has applications in forensics, helping to determine if cause of death is potentially unnatural and intentional. For my STEAM project I’m highlighting the identification of calcium oxalate …

Juvenile Osteoporosis: Eating Disorders and Neurodivergent Children

My project is based on the idea of individuals, children specifically, with special needs getting juvenile osteoporosis. I used a poster board to explain some background info and the art aspects focus on osteoporosis under a microscope. I drew out what a slide of bone would look like with milk …