Latest Chemistry News

Tuesday, September 21, 2010 - 23:00
The chemists have demonstrated a new technique using the enantioselective hydrogenation of alkenes as a model and their results have recently been published in the online edition of Nature Chemistry
Wednesday, September 1, 2010 - 23:00
Breaking up phosphorus with ultraviolet light may offer a safer, simpler way to build many industrial and household chemicals.
Monday, August 30, 2010 - 23:00
Water molecules are continuously forming short-lived networks called clusters. These can in turn bind positively charged protons, and such clusters can provide active functional groups in proteins.
Sunday, August 29, 2010 - 23:00
Scaling up the process for modifying carbon nanotubes will help tailor the tubes for applications at industrial levels.
Wednesday, August 18, 2010 - 23:00
The oxide compound europium titanate is pretty boring on its own. But sliced nanometers thin and physically stretched on a specially designed template, it takes on properties that could revolutionize
Sunday, August 15, 2010 - 23:00
Otto Paul Hermann Diels and Kurt Alder were awarded the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1950 for their discovery of the reaction that now bears their names. Sixty years later, the Diels-Alder belongs to t