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Computer scientists at the Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences and the Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard Univ.
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5 hrs ago | Science Daily
The find was made using a Cardiff-led instrument aboard Europe's Herschel Space Observatory.
7 hrs ago | Stanford
Peter S. Kim, who for the past decade has served as president of Merck Research Laboratories, will join the Stanford University School of Medicine faculty as a professor of biochemistry .
11 hrs ago | Chemistry World
What discoveries caused the biggest buzz in chemistry labs in 2013? With the help of an expert panel of journal editors Chemistry World reviews the ground breaking research and important trends in this year's crop of chemical science papers.
15 hrs ago | Pocklington Today
Atom Beers will supply thousands of pints a week to pubs and bars across the country, making it one of the biggest breweries in East Yorkshire.
18 hrs ago | Medical News Today
The Sirtuin family of protein deacylases has received considerable attention in recent years due to its links to longevity, diabetes , cancer , and metabolic regulation.
More than 1,300 guests at the banquet attended the Nobel dinner in Stockholm City Hall to dine, chat and listen to laureates including Britain's Peter Higgs and Francois Englert of Belgium, who won the Nobel Prize for physics -- speak at Sweden's most prestigious social event.
The Dow Chemical Company has been named a winner of the 2013 U.S. EPA Presidential Green Chemistry Challenge Award for its development of EVOQUE Pre-Composite Polymer Technology.
PhD chemistry student Angela Hong at the University of Toronto helped discover a new chemical in the atmosphere which is one of the worst greenhouse gases on record.
Wool inspects a shoe made from ecoleather, a material he invented that is derived from natural fibers and plant oils rather than chemically processed rawhide.
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The world's most far-reaching cannabis law was passed by the Uruguayan parliament, opening the way for the state to regulate the production, distribution, sale and consumption of the planet's favourite illegal drug.
The head of a watchdog group that is trying to rid the world of chemical weapons has accepted the Nobel Peace Prize at a ceremony in the Norwegian capital.
In helping advance understanding of nanoscale science, the 2013 R&D Magazine Scientist of the Year reveals an uncommon drive to discover.
Jenny Munro, daughter to Alice Munro The 2013 Nobel Literature Prizewinner, receives the Nobel Prize award in her place Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013 in Stockholm, Sweden.
The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences is awarding American-Israeli scientists Arieh Warshel and Michael Levitt , together with Austrian-American scientist Martin Karplus, Nobel Prize in chemistry for laying the foundation for computer models used to understand and predict chemical processes.
EDITOR'S NOTE: The Chemical and Engineering News article that lists academic rankings in chemistry R&D funding can be found at http://cen.acs.org/articles/91/i49/2011-Academic-RD-Spending-Trends.html Newswise - NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. - For the second year in a row, Rutgers University leads U.S. universities in federal funding for chemistry research ... (more)