Two Americans, one German win Chemistry Nobel for giving microscope sharper vision
Solar thermal process produces cement with no carbon dioxide emissions
The origins of handedness in life
Physical chemistry could answer many questions on fracking
Highly conductive organic metal looks promising for disposable electronic devices
From barrels to biology: Scientists develop cost-competitive bioderived polymers for a post-petroleum future
'Peanut' particles could be used to build micro-scale factories
New catalyst process uses light, not metal, for rapid polymerization
A team of chemistry and materials science experts from University of California, Santa Barbara and The Dow Chemical Company has created a novel way to overcome one of the major hurdles preventing the widespread ...
Mechanobiology: Enzyme micropump autonomously delivers insulin in response to glucose levels
Scientists rediscover self-healing silicone mechanism from the 1950s
Antibiotics 2.0: The atomic structure and mechanism of mammalian host-defense peptides
Wires turn salt water into freshwater
New tech application keeps bacteria from sticking to surfaces
Just as the invention of nonstick pans was a boon for chefs, a new type of nanoscale surface that bacteria can't stick to holds promise for applications in the food processing, medical and even shipping industries.
Chemists show proof of concept for new method of accelerating drug discovery research
Chemists have made a significant advancement to directly functionalize C-H bonds in natural products by selectively installing new carbon-carbon bonds into highly complex alkaloids and nitrogen-containing drug molecules. ...