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  1. Dangerous chemicals hiding in everyday productsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | KCCI-TV Des Moines

    It was long believed that you could acquire "better living through chemistry." But that may really not be the case.


  2. Why Does Cooking Oil Go Rancid?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | Live Science

    ... fats that allow the oil to be liquid at room temperature - can go rancid, said Susan Richardson, a professor of chemistry at the University of South Carolina. Unsaturated fats have a carbon-carbon double bond in their structure, Richardson told Live ...


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    47 min ago | Times Educational Supplement

    ... Science at Key Stage3. This course includes over 300 Slides and is split up into the three main areas; biology, chemistry physics. There are over 90 exercises to check understanding (answers are at the back). Makes a great revision resource, ...


  4. Theater Review: The Music Man at Flat Rock PlayhouseRead the original story

    49 min ago | Mountain Xpress

    ... a band. However, cynical librarian Marian Paroo, played by Erin Rubico , suspects trouble with a capital T. The chemistry between Robinson and Rubico grows stronger as the musical carries on, appropriately peaking during a breathtaking starlit ...


  5. Ozone Hole Over Antarctica Is Closing, Reports ScienceRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Quebec Chronicle-Telegraph

    ... the vertical profile of ozone concentration, and (iii) decreases in the areal extent of the ozone hole. Along with chemistry, dynamical and temperature changes contribute to the healing, but could represent feedbacks to chemistry. Volcanic eruptions ...


  6. Students get hands-on with Fab Lab technologyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sequoyah County Times

    ... the basic tenets of digital fabrication. The three-hour workshop introduced students to many aspects of physics, chemistry and engineering by allowing them to create their own etched light sculpture. The participants used supplied computers to ...


  7. Ozone hole over Antarctic now of 'India's size'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times of India

    MIAMI: The hole in the ozone layer over the Antarctic has begun to shrink, signaling good news for the environment several decades after an international accord to phase out certain pollutants, researchers said on Friday. The study found that the September ozone hole has shrunk by 1.5 million square miles since 2000 - an area about the size of India.


  8. Park Systems, World-Leader in Atomic Force Microscope Innovations...Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PRWeb

    ... atomic force microscopy (AFM) systems with a complete range of products for researchers and industry engineers in chemistry, materials, physics, life sciences, semiconductor and data storage industries. Park's products are used by over a thousand of ...


  9. An Environmental VictoryRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    ... is essentially "irreversible." For scientists, optimism and pessimism have to be tempered by the realities of chemistry and reaction rates. That chemist, Susan Solomon, explained that while most pollutants break down quickly, atmospheric carbon ...


  10. Antarctic Ozone Hole Is on the MendRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Scientific American

    ... whether the hole was really on the mend. But there was evidence that large volcanic eruptions could affect the chemistry of the ozone layer, so Solomon's team decided to investigate. The researchers found that the Calbuco volcano in Chile, which had ...


  11. Top StoryBright spot: Antarctica's ozone hole is starting to healRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | KRNV-TV Reno

    ... accomplished,'" emailed University of California San Diego's Mario Molina, who shared the 1995 Nobel Prize for chemistry for his characterization of the ozone problem. He praised the study, in which he played no part. Last October threw a big scare ...


  12. Juno to reveal Jupiter's secretsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Journal/Sunday Journal

    ... is director of Olivet Nazarene University's Strickler Planetarium and an assistant professor in the department of chemistry and geosciences.


  13. Barnwell Majors celebrate win over BambergRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | People Sentinel

    ... however, rebounded well," Creech said. "We have a good group of players that believe in one another. We have great chemistry on this team." Tied at 2-2, Barnwell took the lead for first time in the game in the bottom of the third inning. Barnwell ...


  14. Offbeat: Antique Twinkie, ugliest dog, married by Dad, homeless library cat and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Arizona Republic

    ... cake, dusty but still generally Twinkie-shaped with a 20 percent chance of sentience, was saved for posterity by chemistry instructor Roger Bennatti, who was teaching about chemical additives and shelf life. After a student wondered about the ...


  15. Here's the letter that more than 100 Nobel Laureates signed about GMO foodsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... are safe . Specifically, the signatories (110 at the moment; 41 who won for medicine, 25 for physics, and 34 for chemistry) want Greenpeace to stop campaigning against Golden Rice, along with other food improved with biotechnology. Golden Rice isn't ...


  16. Antarctic ozone layer shows "first fingerprints of healing"Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Inhabitat

    ... to switch their focus to September. According to Solomon , "September is a better time to look because chlorine chemistry is firmly in control of the rate at which the hole forms at that time of the year." The team tracked September ozone hole data ...


  17. Mars once had lots of oxygen, scientists say. Where did it go?Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... of manganese oxide in a crater on Mars, Lanza says, scientists using the ChemCham (a rover tool that analyzes the chemistry rock and mineral samples) were surprised. On Earth, manganese oxides are created by either the presence of oxygen, or tiny ...


  18. Asymmetric difluorination of alkenes achievedRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Chemical and Engineering News

    The rapid advances made in synthetic organic fluorine chemistry over the past decade have led to the design of yet another sought-after reaction. Harvard University's Eric N. Jacobsen and coworkers have created a direct catalytic method to convert alkenes to versatile chiral building blocks containing difluoromethyl groups .


  19. The Silks Premiere "Live+Learn" Video from New Album, 'Turn Me On'Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Guitar World

    ... the Silks exploring the junction of country, blues and rock and roll. The Providence-based band developed their chemistry the old-fashioned way, playing marathon shows encompassing two 90-minute sets of all-original material. And in the clip below, ...


  20. The top 10 upbeat songsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News

    ... impact of music is by using a psychological concept called "valence." Many may recall this term from their chemistry classes, which signifies the loss, gain or share of electrons when two atoms join together. This translates psychologically to mean ...