Cheap, abundant cathode material found for producing hydrogen fuel (w/ video)
Chemists fabricate 'impossible' material
Lithium-ion battery with new chemistry could power electric vehicles
Engineered yeast could produce low-cost plastics from renewable resources
Crystal cantilever lifts objects 600 times its own weight (w/ Video)
Scientists Investigate How Fireflies Emit Different Colors of Light
Porphyrin Dimers Increase Efficiency of Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells
Scientists Make Ink Disappear, Make Paper Reusable
Researchers create materials that reproduce cephalopods' ability to quickly change colors and textures
Cephalopods, which include octopuses, squid, and cuttlefish, are among nature's most skillful camouflage artists, able to change both the color and texture of their skin within seconds to blend into their ...
Scientists develop a water splitter that runs on an ordinary AAA battery
In 2015, American consumers will finally be able to purchase fuel cell cars from Toyota and other manufacturers. Although touted as zero-emissions vehicles, most of the cars will run on hydrogen made from ...
Bionic liquids from lignin: New results pave the way for closed loop biofuel refineries
(Phys.org) —While the powerful solvents known as ionic liquids show great promise for liberating fermentable sugars from lignocellulose and improving the economics of advanced biofuels, an even more promising ...
Water's reaction with metal oxides opens doors for researchers
A multi-institutional team has resolved a long-unanswered question about how two of the world's most common substances interact.
A breath reveals a hidden image in anti-counterfeit drug labels
An outline of Marilyn Monroe's iconic face appeared on the clear, plastic film when a researcher fogs it with her breath.