US Institute for Peace

Insightful analysis of scientific developments, delivered with accuracy, wit, and creativity.
Special emphasis on physical and materials sciences, engineering, and computational sciences.

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BazingeroneNoteworthy Chemistry
(American Chemical Society)


Self-folding, nanosized claws grab, hold single cells.

Silver nanoparticles don't all come out in the wash.

Laser pulses make quick, economical holograms.

TLT July 2014Technology and Engineering

Oil Analysis in the Military. Tribology and Lubrication Technology magazine July 2014 (article begins on p. 34).




McGuire Career ProfileChemical Careers

Analyzing Your Career Chemistry. inChemistry magazine Feb/Mar 2014

My career profile on the ACS website


College to CareerCollege to Career

Photo by Nancy McGuire

Interesting and unusual careers for college grads with chemistry degrees. My articles on the American Chemical Society's website (links open in a new window).

Chemistry in the Arts
Chemistry in the Military
Chemistry in Social Activism

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CLIPS

Clip FileClip File

A sampling of my past writing projects, in pdf form.

See examples of my work in

  • Print and online magazine writing
  • Website content and organization
  • E-newsletter writing and production
  • Blogging
  • Fiction
  • Oral presentations
  • Peer-reviewed research

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ESSAYS, MEMOIR

Flying Lessons BlogFlying Lessons Blog

Up now: "The Hat With the Purple Feather." Last Sunday, a little incident concerning a hat with a purple feather came back to visit me, and it reminded me of how the most seemingly insignificant things can change a person's life...
I monitor the comments, and I encourage thoughtful comments and lively dialogue in the comments section.

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FICTION

FictionFiction

A sampling of my published fiction from my clips file, with links to the websites where the stories appear.

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