Post Tagged with: "Chemistry"

Revealing the Role of Microbes in Controlling Contaminants 0 commentsEnvironment

Revealing the Role of Microbes in Controlling Contaminants

April 3, 2015 at 10:53 am

In Rifle, Colorado, Berkeley Lab earth scientist, Kenneth Hurst Williams, highlights the role subsurface microbial communities can play in controlling the flow of contaminants in […]

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Development of Novel Sensing Materials and Chemical Sensors with Broad Medical Applications 0 commentsTechnology

Development of Novel Sensing Materials and Chemical Sensors with Broad Medical Applications

April 3, 2015 at 10:47 am

Suzuki & Citterio Laboratory, Department of Applied Chemistry at Keio University’s Faculty of Science

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The Ugly Truth About Snowflakes 0 commentsScience

The Ugly Truth About Snowflakes

March 10, 2015 at 10:12 am

SciShow takes you to into the intricate world of snowflakes: what they are composed of, how they form, and why they take the shape they […]

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Diagnosing Asthma with a Single Drop of Blood

November 21, 2014 at 10:16 am

A single droplet of blood can tell the doctor whether you have a mild or severe case of asthma.

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Catching Cancer Early

November 12, 2014 at 3:42 pm

A new technique can light up cancer cells so doctors can see them sooner.

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Smart Bead Could Fix Aging Pipelines

November 7, 2014 at 10:56 am

A tiny new material can detect and repair damage to metal pipes.

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Sweeter and Healthier Strawberries

July 30, 2014 at 10:07 am

Food science is making processed foods tastier with essence of strawberry.

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Cancer-Fighting Candy

July 23, 2014 at 10:27 am

Find out how a tasty black raspberry confection could help join the fight against cancer.

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The Science of BBQ

June 12, 2014 at 11:06 am

Science is delicious.

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Nanoflowers Grow In Tiny Garden

May 14, 2014 at 9:55 am

Tiny, delicate flowers grown in a beaker help to explain complex structures.

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Radishes Give Back Frozen Broccoli’s Cancer Benefits

May 9, 2014 at 10:59 am

Root vegetable can restore broccoli’s cancer-fighting abilities.

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Miniaturized Bike Reflectors For Detecting Disease

May 7, 2014 at 9:55 am

Tiny reflectors can help identify viruses and bacteria.

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Do Your Fruits and Veggies Know What Time It Is?

April 14, 2014 at 10:24 am

How plants use their biological clocks to ward off insect attacks and produce more anti-cancer chemicals.

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Environmentally Friendly Leather Substitute

March 17, 2014 at 9:35 am

Ethical eco-leather could be on fashion runways next year.

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IBM’s Watson Supercomputer Learns How to Cook

March 10, 2014 at 9:56 am

IBM’s cognitive computing system uses existing recipes and flavor chemistry to predict what humans will think tastes good at SXSW 2014.

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