Collection of Chemistry Cartoons Released

(posted on Monday, February 25, 2019)

“Eureka! Details to Follow!” It’s Sidney Harris’s new and much-anticipated book of cartoons on chemistry, available from your local bookseller or at Would you like to win an original or autographed Sidney Harris cartoon? Enter Division of History of Chemistry’s contest at http://; go there to get the entry form. Submit one original cartoon caption. Harris will draw a cartoon based on the winning caption and the grand-prize winner will receive the original cartoon. The runner-up will receive an autographed copy of one of Harris’s most famous cartoons. Here is Sidney’s takedown of Dmitri Mendeleev on the 150th anniversary of publication of the Periodic Table: