October 09, 2018 Celebrating All Things Nano
Some of the most marvelous scientific developments of our time come from a single number: 10-9. On October 9, we celebrate the fascinating promise of nanotechnology!
October 02, 2018 Accidental Synthesis Yields New Catalyst for Cleaner Drinking Water
A new bismuth-based catalyst is the fastest photocatalyst yet to degrade the perfluorinated pollutant.
July 30, 2018 The Steel Strength of Featherweight Spider Silk
Tougher than Kevlar but lighter than cotton, spider silk is a wonder to scientists looking to engineer arachnid threads.
July 06, 2018 How Hair Removers Get Rid of Unwanted Fuzz
Creams. Wax. Sugar. Lasers. C&EN gets to the scientific root of depilation