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3 hrs ago | Government Executive
A glove accidentally left in a drum of nuclear waste may have been responsible for rupturing the container leading to the spewing of radiation in the Waste Isolation Pilot Plant near Carlsbad, New Mexico, in February.
4 hrs ago | Times Herald
A small group of volunteers spent much of the last year getting drunk and stoned on marijuana furnished by the federal government before getting behind the wheel.
9 hrs ago | Science Daily
A new study has furthered our understanding of how tiny nanosystems function, unlocking the potential to create new materials using nanosized 'building blocks'.
13 hrs ago | The Boulder County Business Report
Dr. Richard Hyslop, a professor of chemistry and biochemistry at the University of Northern Colorado, left, is leading a project that seeks to identify methods of delivering inactive cannabis compounds thought to slow tumor growth into the body without causing the serious side effects associated with ingesting large quantities of active cannabis.
It is seldom sufficient to read the declaration of contents if you need to know precisely what substances a product contains.
A researcher has developed a method that uses X-rays for the rapid identification of substances present in an indeterminate powder.
In order to overcome the obstacle, a set of new side-chain modified 4-aminoquinolines were synthesized and screened against chloroquine-sensitive and chloroquine-resistant strains of P. falciparum."
Traditionally, zeolites have been derived from inorganic material like silicon or aluminum.
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Anna Gunn, just off her Emmy-winning role as Skyler White in "Breaking Bad," has taken to the New York stage to launder herself, so to speak, from the character she played for five seasons.
Parts of the primordial soup in which life arose have been maintained in our cells today according to scientists at the University of East Anglia.
A groundbreaking nanotechnology-inspired sensor picks up the scent of explosives molecules better than a detection dog's nose.
Editor at Biotech Week -- New research on Chemistry is the subject of a report. According to news reporting originating from Yongin, , by NewsRx correspondents, research stated, "In this study, the fatty acid alkyl esters composing the basic molecular structures of biodiesels were used to predict the characteristics of biodiesel fuels.
However, the formation of RNA by plausible prebiotic reactions remains problematic."
The time of day we take our pills could have a dramatic impact on their effectiveness, according to new research by Surrey University and London's Institute of Cancer Research which found the body clock has a profound role in changing the chemistry of our bloodstream throughout the day Nitin Makadia, from Lloyds Pharmacy, explains: "Some drugs ... (more)
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Lord Jack Lewis, Baron of Newnham and former president of the Royal Society of Chemistry, has died aged 86. Lewis was known for his inorganic chemistry research, as well as his contributions to science policy in the House of Lords.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 02:56 pm
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