Archive: 12/24/2010

Mussel adhesive for DNA chips

Mussels are true masters of adhesion. Whether on the wood of a pier, the metal of a ship’s hull, rocks, or to their own kind, they stick to everything. Researchers led by Philip B. Messersmith at Northwestern ...

Dec 24, 2010 4.9 / 5 (11) 0 | with audio podcast

When matter and antimatter collide

Antimatter, a substance that often features in science fiction, is routinely created at the CERN particle physics laboratory in Geneva, Switzerland, to provide us with a better understanding of atoms and molecules. ...

Dec 24, 2010 4.5 / 5 (32) 5 | with audio podcast