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The world's most widespread test for ovarian cancer reports false-positives in 94 of 100 diagnosed cases.
Fresh banana, a waft of flowers, blueberry: the scents in some labs are a little sweeter than most.
BASF Corporation and the Liberty Science Center are partnering to present Kids' Lab, a series of hands-on chemistry workshops for children ages 6 to12 at LSC on select Saturdays and Sundays through July 12. In addition, Kids' Lab programs will run during LSC Member Nights throughout the year.
New research from a European team of scientists has identified four new artificial gases in the atmosphere that are depleting the ozone layer , according to a report published Sunday in the journal Nature Geoscience .
On this week's Intelligence, Cybercom gets called in to investigate a potential terrorist attack when one of the most secure databases is hacked.
UT Arlington biochemists say their newly published study brings researchers a step closer to understanding how the commonly used synthetic compound bisphenol-A, or BPA, may promote breast cancer growth.
I saw myself working in a lab, tinkering with chemicals, devising experiments. Well, my vision wasn't completely wrong.
The definition of natural on a supplement label really only means that it exists somewhere in the world, whether ground or water, or in space.
More than 94 percent of American Chemical Society certified programs in the U.S. have a biochemistry major along with their chemistry major.
MIT chemists have devised a way to trap carbon dioxide and transform it into useful organic compounds, using a simple metal complex.
Columbia University professor Martin Chalfie speaks during a press conference after winning the 2008 Nobel Prize in Chemistry in New York, New York, USA on 08 October 2008.
Aiming deep inside the brain, drugmakers are testing medicines that may improve learning in people with Down syndrome, an advance unimaginable 50 years ago when many children with the genetic condition were considered hopelessly disabled.
Carbon fiber has received quite a bit of attention lately, primarily due to its extensive use in Boeing's high-tech, lighter weight 787 Dreamliner airplanes.
As far as we know, the first African American woman PhD was Dr. Marie Daly in 1947.
They're the creepy-crawly critters that make every parent squirm. And new research shows that they are becoming increasingly difficult to kill.
The American Chemistry Council created a new Biobased Chemistry Network to help educate policymakers on how to develop workable regulatory programs for the growing biobased chemistry industry.