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57 min ago | The Wave

A very close look atnature's structure

Nature can give us profound gifts from time to time, such as one of the latest fruits of UC Irvine research: a gold coating inspired by moth eyes that can almost completely eliminate glare from a given surface.


Related Topix: UC Irvine, Science, Science / Technology, Inventions

Sun Apr 20, 2014

India Talkies

'Chaperone' compounds could help treat Alzheimer's -

Washington, April 21: Researchers have devised a wholly new approach to the treatment of Alzheimer's disease involving the so-called retromer protein complex.


Related Topix: Alzheimer's, Health

The Gazette

Mentors to girls: 'Cool to be smart'

Michael S. Humphreys / Special to The Gazette Makenzie Ashworth and Shelby Bell from Falcon Girl Scout Troop 1229 prepare to launch a mini rocket they made as part of a science day program at the US Air Force Academy Apr. 5. hey will do their best to be honest and fair, friendly and helpful, incredible at math and awesome at chemistry.


Related Topix: Air Force Academy, CO, United States Air Force Academy, Science


How to make graphene in a kitchen blender

Don't try this at home. No really, don't: it almost certainly won't work and you won't be able to use your kitchen blender for food afterwards.


Related Topix: Recipes, Trinity College, Science


Reversible Native Chemical Ligation: A Facile Access to Dynamic Covalent Peptides

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Fox News

How to make your coffee truly healthy

It's like dark chocolate: How can something so good be good for you? Well, it's time you started believing in the power of your java.


Related Topix: Drink, Coffee, Life, Food, Chocolate, University of Scranton, Scranton, PA, Science


Oligomer formation within secondary organic aerosols: equilibrium and dynamic considerations

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Courier-News

Area students to vie for state chemistry title

Four area students are hoping they have all the solutions for the Chemical Educational Foundation's 10th annual National You Be The Chemist Challenge.


Related Topix: Science, Illinois, Education Etc., Bartlett, IL, South Elgin, IL, Elgin, IL


Integrating DNA nanotechnology and RNA to transport nanoparticles along nanotubes

Another recent nanotechnology research advance in line with the theme of next month's " Foresight Technical Conference: Integration ", integrating nanodevices and nanomaterials into more complex systems, is the combination of a DNA walker motor, RNA fuel, a carbon nanotube track, and a nanoparticle cargo, all mimicking the biological molecular ... (more)


Related Topix: Science / Technology, Nanotechnology, Purdue University


Chlorine: From toxic chemical to household cleaner

Few chemicals are as familiar as table salt. The white crystals are the most common food seasoning in the world and an essential part of the human diet.


Related Topix: Chloride, Supplement, Essex County, England, United Kingdom, Science

Chemical & Engineering News

Teflon-Patterned Paper

Most chemical reactions perform best when shaken or stirred. Active mixing maximizes the chances that reactant molecules will find one another.


Related Topix: Science, University of Notre Dame

Olive oils from everywhere, and a cheese club for you

Jupiter has become the specialty olive oil center of the county with the opening of the The Olive Oil Exchange.


Related Topix: Jupiter, FL, Science, Wine, Drink

Wireless Design & Development

Photos of the Day: Thermal-Imaging Lens

A University of Arizona-led research team has discovered a simple process for making a new lightweight plastic from the inexpensive and abundant element sulfur.


Related Topix: University of Arizona, Science

Fri Apr 18, 2014


Chef Kendra Baker's journey, from chemistry major to kitchen

Chef Kendra Baker in the dining room of her new full-service restaurant Assembly in Santa Cruz, where, she says, "the food scene has really blossomed."


Related Topix: Science, Santa Cruz, CA, UC Santa Cruz, Agriculture, Home Gardening, Home

WLFI-TV West Lafayette

Purdue Nobel Prize-winning professor honored with bronze bust

A spitting image of Nobel Prize winner and Purdue professor Ei-ichi Negishi was unveiled on Purdue's campus Friday afternoon.


Related Topix: Science, Otterbein, IN

Scientific Blogging

Better Thermal-imaging Lens From Waste Sulfur

Sulfur left over from refining fossil fuels can be transformed into cheap, lightweight, plastic lenses for infrared devices, including night-vision goggles, a University of Arizona-led international team has found.


Related Topix: University of Arizona, Cameras, Science, National University, University of Delaware

R & D

Electrically controlled polymer changes its optical properties

Electrically controlled glasses with continuously adjustable transparency, new polarization filters, and even chemosensors capable of detecting single molecules of specific chemicals could be fabricated thanks to a new polymer unprecedentedly combining optical and electrical properties.


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CarbonCure concrete blocks store CO2 for a lower carbon footprint

The production of cement is responsible for as much as 5% of the CO2 emitted each year.


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Thu Apr 17, 2014

Coshocton Tribune

Rule makes 2 synthetic drugs illegal

A hallucinating 18-year-old man screamed at Mount Vernon police and medics, telling them they had to shoot him to save his cousin after smoking a strawberry air freshener for most of the day.


Related Topix: Drugs, Mount Vernon, OH, Drug Enforcement Administration, Science

State Press

ASU professor develops idea for bathtub chemistry toy

Science education professor Peter Rillero said interactions with reality seem to be lacking in an age increasingly dominated by virtual experiences.


Related Topix: Science, Inventions, Science / Technology, Electronic, Spark