Two Americans, one German win Chemistry Nobel for giving microscope sharper vision
Solar thermal process produces cement with no carbon dioxide emissions
Self-arranging molecules could form the basis for efficient optoelectronic memory devices
A way to use weak molecular bonding interactions to create well-ordered and stable metal–organic monolayers with optoelectronic properties has been found by researchers from the RIKEN Surface and Interface ...
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
Mechanobiology: Enzyme micropump autonomously delivers insulin in response to glucose levels
Scientists rediscover self-healing silicone mechanism from the 1950s
Ultimate recycling: New plastic that disappears when you want it to
Plastic populates our world through everything from electronics to packaging and vehicles. Once discarded, it resides almost permanently in landfills and oceans. A discovery by researchers at North Dakota ...
Antibiotics 2.0: The atomic structure and mechanism of mammalian host-defense peptides
Single-atom gold catalysts may offer path to low-cost production of fuel and chemicals
New catalysts designed and investigated by Tufts University School of Engineering researchers and collaborators from other university and national laboratories have the potential to greatly reduce processing costs in future ...