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The watering hole near the Martian equator existed about 3.5 billion years ago. Scientists say it was neither salty nor acidic, and contained nutrients - a perfect spot to support microbes.
Could you survive the end of civilization?
Should the US stop sending aid to developing countries?
1 hr ago | ECNmag
Traditional plastics, or polymers, are electrical insulators. In the seventies a new class of polymers that conduct electricity like semiconductors and metals was discovered by Alan J.Heeger, Alan G. MacDiarmid and Hideki Shirakawa.
1 hr ago | Bioscience Technology
Yes, our prehistoric ancestors had to fend off saber-toothed cats and gigantic hyenas.
5 hrs ago | Newswise
LIVERMORE, Calif.- Sandia National Laboratories researchers have devised a novel way to realize electrical conductivity in metal-organic framework materials, a development that could have profound implications for the future of electronics, sensors, energy conversion and energy storage.
To celebrate the holidays in his public high school science lab, Stuart Ross Rosenthal decided he would make a "chemist-tree."
Our nation's capital had the honor of feting the nine American Nobel Laureates before they headed to Oslo for the official celebration.
The flu virus could soon become much easier to identify, according to a new study.
Madame Marie Curie is a scientific icon remembered for her pioneering work in the field of radiation research.
When you get right down to it, gold is just a metal, an element with its own distinctive properties -like all the other elements.
The breakthrough suggests a better way of producing the hydrogen that propels rockets and energizes battery-like fuel cells.
USGS research chemist Bill Brumbaugh places protective netting over the collector funnel of a passive rain sampling apparatus in March 2012 at Denali National Park in Alaska.
A team from the Engine Research Center at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Ford Motor, and Ford Forschungszentrum Aachen have developed new multi-component surrogate models for three different diesel fuels, and then examined their fidelity in capturing the characteristics of a diesel engine operated under various conditions, including ... (more)
Mankind's attitude to gold is bizarre. Chemically, it is uninteresting - it barely reacts with any other element.
Agartala, Dec. 7: For the first time in the history of the Northeast, a professor of chemistry has been nominated member of the prestigious American Chemical Society .
Pulitzer Prize - winning author Richard Rhodes gave an enlightening lecture at the Hanford site for the 70th anniversary of the Manhattan Project.
Raphael Mechoulam, the 82-year-old Israeli scientist, who is credited for the discovery of THC over five decades ago, was awarded an honorary degree earlier last month from the Ben-Gurion University of the Negev in Israel.
ATS Labs, a leading provider of microbiology and virology efficacy testing services to the regulated antimicrobial industry, today announces the launch of its new analytical chemistry testing services.