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3 hrs ago | R & D
Only recently has it become possible to accurately "see" the structure of a liquid.
7 hrs ago | Science Daily
A number of leading international researchers recommend that fluorochemicals are only used where they are absolutely essential, until better methods exist to measure the chemicals and more is known about their potentially harmful effects.
11 hrs ago | Manufacturing.net
Lower rates of asthma and other health problems are frequently cited as benefits of policies aimed at cutting carbon emissions from sources like power plants and vehicles, because these policies also lead to reductions in other harmful types of air pollution.
16 hrs ago | Cosmetics Design
Researchers at LMU University of Munich, in Germany, have discovered a way to identify plastic for recycling through the automated recognition of polymer constituents.
18 hrs ago | TwinCities
The explosion of microbreweries and increase in hops growers have stirred up a new business for a retired Evansville chemistry teacher.
The researchers developed a new continuous glucose monitoring material that changes color as glucose levels fluctuate, and the wavelength shift is so precise that doctors and patients may be able to use it for automatic insulin dosing - something not possible using current point measurements like test strips.
Sony Studios took a big gamble in jumpstarting the "Spider-Man" franchise after Sam Raimi's first "Spider-Man" film, which was only 10 years ago, but it paid off in introducing Andrew Garfield as the new Peter Parker/Spider-Man and Emma Stone as Gwen Stacy.
People claim that it's a toxin that causes headaches and sweating, and that it leaves you feeling lethargic and flushed.
BASF opened its doors to five college students, offering firsthand job experience in the areas of chemical process technology and engineering.
This will include development of more definitive and comprehensive method for the identification of drug loading and position of conjugation on macromolecules.
More than six decades ago, Miriam Moskowitz stood in New York federal court and was convicted of lying to a grand jury investigating a Cold War atomic espionage case.
New insights into how crop chemicals are annihilating honeybees have emerged out of Brazil, where researchers say they've identified the mechanics behind bee-killing pesticides like fipronil and imidacloprid .
Scientists have known that toxic effects of substances known as endocrine disrupting chemicals , found in both natural and human-made materials, can pass from one generation to the next, but new research shows that females with ancestral exposure to EDC may show especially adverse reactions to stress.
Conventional wisdom says that the scaffold in an important class of biological molecules called 'glycoconjugates' is essentially inert.
Leading minds from the world of digestive health will join NutraIngredients-USA's Stephen Daniells for an hour-long discussion of the sector, from science and claim substantiation, to market sizing and key consumer demographics.
It's that time of the year again when people are starting to fire up the grill for tailgating season! IFT spokesperson Guy Crosby, PhD, CFS provides insight into the food science behind BBQ.
Thanks to important discoveries in basic and clinical research and technological advances, the fight against cancer has mobilized into a complex offensive spanning multiple fronts.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 09:49 pm
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