Latest Chemistry News

Wednesday, January 26, 2011 - 00:00
Color change confirms a new way to harvest energy from sunlight
Tuesday, January 25, 2011 - 00:00
The idea of being able to become invisible, especially by simply covering up a person or an object with a special cloak, has a perennial appeal in science-fiction and fantasy literature. In recent yea
Tuesday, January 18, 2011 - 00:00
Chemists led by Illinois professor Eric Oldfield, center, determined the structure of a key enzyme that could lead to more efficient drugs to treat staph infections, parasites and high cholesterol. Th
Monday, January 10, 2011 - 00:00
Sophisticated tools allow scientists to subject the basic elements of matter to conditions drastic enough to modify their behavior. By doing this, they can expand our understanding of matter. A resear
Saturday, January 8, 2011 - 00:00
A new method of analyzing and quantifying changes in proteins that result from a common chemical process. The new findings could provide new insights into the effects of a highly destructive form of s
Monday, December 20, 2010 - 00:00
The new table, outlined in a report released this month, will express atomic weights of 10 elements - hydrogen, lithium, boron, carbon, nitrogen, oxygen, silicon, sulfur, chlorine and thallium - in a