Claire Wild

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How Hydrocarbons Can Help India’s Energy Crisis

Less than 30% of Indian families today own a refrigerator. In comparison, ownership of refrigerators in China is already past 90%. What’s more …

Steering proton migration in hydrocarbons using intense few-cycle laser fields. (arXiv:1508.04018v2 [physics.chem-ph] UPDATED)

Proton migration is a ubiquitous process in chemical reactions related to biology, combustion, and catalysis. Thus, the ability to control the …

C&EN's 2017's Molecules of the year

A new ‘sulflower’ bloomed<p>Advertisement<p>A persulfurated coronene, a molecule dubbed a “sulflower” for its resemblance to a sunflower, bloomed this …

Why An Oil Company Plans To Build California's Biggest Solar Energy Project

<i>Another step in the ongoing decarbonization of fossil fuels.</i><p>The Belridge oil field in the San Joaquin Valley of California has produced about 1.7 billion barrels of heavy crude since its discovery in 1911. Thanks to advances in solar power, its next 500 million barrels will be a little bit …

Natural Gas

17 million babies under the age of 1 breathe toxic air, majority live in South Asia – UNICEF

UNICEF urges immediate action to reduce air pollution amid emerging evidence on how toxic air can affect brain development in young children<p><b>NEW YORK,</b> …