Chemistry News

Mar 18, 2015 by Sci-News.com

A group of chemists co-led by Dr Joseph Hupp and Dr Omar Farha, both from Northwestern University, has developed a new material that is very effective at destroying toxic nerve agents. Molecular representations of the NU-1000 node and linker (left), MOF topology (two views, center), and the dehydration of the NU-1000 node (right). Zr – blue, O – red, C – black, H – white. Image credit: Joseph E. Mondloch et al. The new material –...

Mar 13, 2015 by Sci-News.com

A group of researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign has designed an automated ‘3D printer’ for small molecules that could open...

Mar 5, 2015 by Sci-News.com

Two bottles of beer from an about 170 year old shipwreck near the Åland Islands in the Baltic Sea have been analyzed by a team of scientists from Finland...

Jan 28, 2015 by Sci-News.com

In research that could dramatically reduce costs for cancer treatments and food production, a team of chemists from Australia and the United States, led...

Sep 26, 2014 by Sci-News.com

Manchester University PhD student Alex Stephens and his colleagues have successfully synthesized a Star of David catenane – a star-shaped molecule...

Mar 10, 2014 by Sci-News.com

European and Australian researchers have identified three new ozone-depleting chlorofluorocarbons, dubbed CFC-112, CFC-112a, CFC-113a, and one new ozone-depleting...

Mar 4, 2014 by Sukant Khurana

Bharat Ratna, the India’s equivalent of U.S. Presidential Medal of Freedom, has historically been awarded to social and political leaders, artists and...

Feb 28, 2014 by Sci-News.com

Temperature oscillation produces stunning self-assembled mineral microspheres containing rhythmic ‘growth rings,’ providing new insight into the formation...

Jan 17, 2014 by Sci-News.com

Scientists have developed a unique method to authenticate the purity and origin of cacao beans, the source of chocolate’s main ingredient, cocoa. A...