Friday, November 6, 2015

There's a hidden danger that has been lurking in the San Francisco Bay since the days of Gold Rush mining: mercury

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Thursday, October 29, 2015

Phosphors are essential to fluorescent lighting, but their use of rare-earth elements makes them less than ideal.

Thursday, October 22, 2015

Australian scientists working at Flinders University have discovered a simple and efficient way to remove mercury

Saturday, October 17, 2015

Lithium, a crucial ingredient in batteries, may one day eclipse oil as a source of geopolitical and economic power.

Friday, October 2, 2015

This metal played a part in the worst car crash in history, the 1955 Le Mans disaster

Thursday, October 1, 2015

An alloy first made nearly two decades ago by the U. S. Navy could provide an efficient new way to produce electricity.

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

One of the first things we learn in science class is that elements occupy three states; solid, liquid, gas.

Friday, September 25, 2015

Yale University scientists may have cracked a part of the chemical code for one of the world's basic processes 

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Monday, September 21, 2015

Thursday, September 10, 2015

Diamonds are forever, except when they oxidize while cutting through iron, cobalt, nickel, chromium, or vanadium at high temperatures.

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

DuPont 2015 Chemistry Student Award winner talks fluorine and how to reinvigorate a whole branch of chemistry

Monday, August 24, 2015

A team of scientists conducted a new study that indicates that there may be vast new sources of helium

Saturday, August 15, 2015