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Using a slide rule showed Michelle Francl where chemists' calculations are still stuck in the past.

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The author would like to thank Lisa Balbes for sharing her material on slide rules and Curta mechanical calculators.

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Francl, M. It figures. Nature Chem 9, 501–502 (2017). https://doi.org/10.1038/nchem.2788

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