With 2018 coming to an end, it’s time to reflect on the graphics from the past twelve months. Here, we’ll look at the 5 most popular graphics on the site this year, as well as some of my favourites!
For all of the graphics featured in this round-up, clicking on the graphic will take you to the original post, where you can read the accompanying article, view a larger image, and download a PDF of the graphic.
2018 was the first time I’ve posted fewer than 100 new graphics on the site over the course of the year. However, in case you think that’s because I’ve been being a bit lazy, that’s largely the result of switching from weekly to monthly chemistry news round-ups. Doing so has actually given me a bit more time to produce other graphics! Below is a run-down of the top 5 graphics, according to page views on the site, from the past year.
#5: Why is milk white? The chemistry of milk