Oxygen is the third most abundant element in the universe (after hydrogen and helium) and of course it is important: all known life forms require liquid water and its oxygen content. For over thirty years, astronomers have ...
Jul 27, 2015 in Astronomy
Oxygen atoms create detailed architectures in uranium dioxide, altering our understanding of corrosion
Corrosion follows a different path when it comes to uranium dioxide, the primary component of the rods that power nuclear reactors, according to a new study by scientists at the Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, University ...
Jul 28, 2015 in Condensed Matter