Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Opposites Attract and Inspire Electrocatalyst

( -- Tiny gold particles will surround themselves with even smaller platinum bits, creating a complex structure that could turn a common preservative, formic acid, into electricity in a fuel cell, according to ...

dateMay 24, 2010 in Nanomaterials
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Pollution yields longer-lasting storm clouds

( —A new study reveals how pollution causes thunderstorms to leave behind larger, deeper, longer lasting clouds. Appearing in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences November 26, the results solve a ...

dateNov 26, 2013 in Earth Sciences
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Hugging hemes help electrons hop

( —Researchers simulating how certain bacteria run electrical current through tiny molecular wires have discovered a secret Nature uses for electron travel. The results are key to understanding how the bacteria ...

dateJan 15, 2014 in General Physics
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