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Chemists can rapidly purify wastewater with sunlight

Chemists have found a way to use sunlight to purify wastewater rapidly and cheaply, and to make self-cleaning materials for buildings.<p>The technology …

Chemistry

It's Official: Time Crystals Are a New State of Matter, And Now We Can Create Them

Peer-review has spoken.<p>Earlier this year, physicists had put together a blueprint for how to make and measure time crystals - a bizarre state of …

Quantum Mechanics

Zen Master Explains How Your Desire for Love Only Results in Total Suffering

In the short passage below, the Zen Master Osho has an incredibly powerful insight to share about the acts of giving and receiving love.<p>He …

The Dunning-Kruger Effect Is Why Incompetent People Think They're Great

Even if you've never heard of the Dunning-Kruger effect, you've definitely seen it in action: the inexperienced politician with strong opinions about …

Psychology

Is It a Myth That LSD Can Permanently Fry Your Brain?

Pharmacologist David Nichols told me that permanent acid trips make no medical sense.<p>When I was 12, Dan, the kid at my middle school who already claimed to have done acid, told me about this guy one town over who had dropped so much acid, he just never stopped tripping. I took it as a serious …

Consciousness

Scientists Have Just Melted a Solid Below Its Freezing Point

What is happening right now.<p>Thanks to the way chemical bonds between molecules work, phase transitions are generally pretty simple - when a substance …

Nature Communications

Building the future one atom at a time

<b>Physicists at the University of St Andrews have begun using a unique machine to create materials that are completely unknown in nature.</b><p>The device, the only one if its kind in the UK, is the centrepiece of a new centre for designer quantum materials.<p>It will help create the next generation of …

Nanotech

Inspired by nature: the thrilling new science that could transform medicine

Jeffrey Karp is at the forefront of a new generation of scientists using nature’s blueprints to create breakthrough medical technologies. Can bioinspiration help to solve some of humanity’s most urgent problems?<p>In the summer of 2005, Jeffrey Karp, a bioengineer at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH) …

Medical Technology

Sydney man charged with murder after Tinder date dies trying to escape him on his 14th-floor balcony

SYDNEY, Australia — A young woman became so afraid of her Tinder date that she climbed from a 14th floor balcony to escape him, plunging to her …

The Prettiest National Park in Each Canadian Province

Ah, the Great White North. The name conjures up images of stunning alpine peaks, dense forests, and icy waters. It's no secret that Canada is rich …

National Parks

Breakthrough Chemistry: We Can Now Create A New Form of Light

Shedding New Light<p>“We found a new way that the universe works that we didn’t understand before,” says Matthew Liptak, chemist and co-head of an …

Chemistry

Grow Hack: How to Build an Aquaponics System

Hello, growers! Consider this your bare bones guide to understanding and building a simple Aquaponics system. There is much more to cover than this …

MIT Researchers Found a Way to Make Pesticides Stick to Plants

When farmers spray their crops with pesticides and other treatments to help ensure their survival, 98 percent of those chemicals bounce right off the …

One in Five Genetics Papers Have Errors Caused by Microsoft Excel

Spreadsheet programs like Excel are creating issues when they reformat scientific data.<p>According to a study in the journal <i>Genome Biology</i>, around 20 percent of genetics papers, have errors that have been introduced by Microsoft Excel or similar spreadsheet programs. The researchers analyzed more …

Plants

Fungi Extracts Lithium from Discarded Batteries

Microbes separate rare Earth minerals from batteries in an environmentally safe and efficient way.<p>We depend on rare Earth minerals like lithium to …

Professor explores new territory by bridging chemistry, biology

As a graduate student under the direction of Tomislav Rovis at Colorado State University, Hyster began research in transition-metal catalysis and, at …

Chemistry

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These are the World's Healthiest Spices

Spices were some of the most valuable ingredients in the ancient and medieval world. Folk practitioners and herbalists have used plant remedies for …

Better Ways to Make Pot Brownies (According to Our Readers)

Last year, we posted a recipe for Mario Batali’s Double-Chocolate Pot Brownies—and got a reaction we never anticipated. Many of you commented on the post and the recipe that we had done it wrong, all wrong. The heart of the matter? Not that we'd suggested putting pot in these brownies, but that the …

Scientists turn old plastic bottles into fuel

<b>(CNN) —</b> Millions of tons of plastic garbage pollute our world. What if we could turn them into fuel instead?<p>That's the ambitious plan of a team of scientists from the University of California, Irvine (UCI), and the Shanghai Institute of Organic Chemistry (SIOC) in China.<p>The technique involves …

Pollution

3 indoor plants that actually clean the air

We're all for helpful household hacks that either make our life easier or better (preferably both). So when this idea about fresh air plants came onto our radar, we were instantly obsessed.<p>Here's the skinny: These 3 household plants will actuallyimprove air quality and help rid our environment of …

Plants

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Almost everyone in Buenos Aires is in therapy

Therapy is a big part of life in Argentina. The country has the highest number of psychologists per capita in the world, with around 198 psychologists per 100,000 inhabitants, an estimated 46% of whom are in Buenos Aires. Since Argentinian culture sees therapy as important to self-development and …

Argentina

To fight superbugs, a Harvard chemist invents a new way of making antibiotics

Antibiotics — the miracle drugs of the 20th century — are beginning to fail. The latest evidence of this came in May, when a pathogen surfaced in …

Medicine

The world's most delicious chemical reaction (video) - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

WASHINGTON, June 21, 2016 — Why does fresh, hot toast have a more complex flavor than plain bread? Why does cooking raw food in general result in …

A chemist reveals why rum tastes so good

Compound Interest<p>For the latest in the alcohol chemistry series, we’re looking at a pirate’s favourite spirit: rum. It’s actually hard to describe …

Chemist says trapped electrons to blame for lack of battery efficiency

Forget mousetraps—today's scientists will get the cheese if they manage to build a better battery.<p>An international team led by Texas A&M University …

Texas A&M