Latest Chemistry News

Friday, March 4, 2011 - 00:00
A Duke University team has seen for the first time how soft polymers, such as wire insulation, can break down under exposure to electrical current.
Friday, March 4, 2011 - 00:00
Researchers from CNRS and the Universite de Bordeaux, in collaboration with a Chinese team , have developed the first molecular piston capable of self-assembly. Their research represents a significant
Thursday, March 3, 2011 - 00:00
With NSF support, Elena Semouchkina and colleagues are experimenting with ways of using magnetic resonance to capture rays of visible light and route them around objects, rendering those objects invis
Monday, February 14, 2011 - 00:00
An international team of researchers has discovered a new class of magnetic superhalogens – a class of atomic clusters able to exhibit unusual stability at a specific size and composition, which may b
Monday, February 14, 2011 - 00:00
Pure organic compounds that glow in jewel tones could potentially lead to cheaper, more efficient and flexible display screens, among other applications.
Monday, February 14, 2011 - 00:00
Chemical engineers are now able to take these new chemicals, like nanomaterials, and we're trying to create the technologies that can meet the global challenge of, say, energy sustainability. We're ta