Article - 15 Aug 2005
A new technique whereby carbon nanofibers attached to a silicon chip with strands of synthetic DNA are injected into plant cells, could be used in the wood and paper industries. Processes, potential...
Article - 24 Mar 2004
A team of scientists from the University of California, Berkeley, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison have discovered deep in an abandoned iron mine a microbe that produces willowy crystalline...
News - 26 Dec 2014
Daniel Kaplan and Peter Jaffe’s earlier research on uranium contaminated wetlands used EMSL’s helium ion microscopy in the Quiet Wing to image biogenic nano-iron oxides oriented along a root recovered...
News - 14 Nov 2007
Chemists at the University of Virginia have
prepared the first uranium methylidyne molecule ever reported, despite
the reactivity of uranium atoms with other molecules. This new molecule
News - 19 Nov 2009
A scientist at The
University of Nottingham has been recognised for his outstanding and creative
early career research with a prestigious €1m (£893,775) grant to
News - 18 Jul 2014
The U.S. Department of Energy selected a University of Alabama start-up company for an approximate $1.5 million award to refine an alternative material to potentially extract uranium from the...
News - 8 Sep 2011
Michigan State University researchers have discovered that Geobacter bacteria’s conductive pili or nanowires control the electrical activity during the cleanup process of nuclear wastes such as...
News - 19 Feb 2007
Researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign have developed a simple, disposable sensor for detecting hazardous uranium ions, with sensitivity that rivals the performance of much more...
News - 2 Jun 2010
Using a microscope designed to image the arrangement and interactions of electrons
in crystals, scientists have captured the first images of electrons that appear
to take on extraordinary mass...
News - 18 Dec 2013
The latest episode in the American Chemical Society's (ACS') award-winning Global Challenges/Chemistry Solutions podcast series features a new design for a highly sensitive device that can...