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MIT chemists have devised a way to trap carbon dioxide and transform it into useful organic compounds, using a simple metal complex.
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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.
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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.
A new class of antibiotics to fight bacteria such as methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and other drug-resistant bacteria that threaten public health has been discovered by a team of chemists.
An investigation by the Massachusetts state inspector general has concluded that Annie Dookhan, the US forensic chemist imprisoned last year for falsifying thousands of drug tests, was the 'sole bad actor' at her former workplace.
Hop leaves that are discarded during beer brewing are packed with antioxidant polyphenols that could protect against dental disease, say researchers.
Propped up on my desk before me, there is a vacuum-sealed bag of white powder. Chemists would recognise this substance as a methylated xanthine, composed of tiny crystalline structures.
In the X-ray diffraction experiments, the molecular beam and X-ray beam intersect between gold electrodes; the detector is to the right.
This month's review is a bit off of the usual track, e.g. statistical, mathematical and genomics software.
Also, effective immediately, Celanese will institute sales control for both Acetic Acid and Vinyl Acetate Monomer in North America, Central and South America, and Europe.
JERSEY CITY, NJ, and FLORHAM PARK, NJ -- 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.
Using iron ions and chemistry found in the adhesive proteins of a certain mollusk, scientists have developed a hydrogel actuator that moves when its pH is raised.