Mabel Calvert

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Watch: MIT scientists created a new method to mix oil and water

Everyone knows water and oil don’t mix—or at least, don’t stay mixed. Think about how you need to shake your vinaigrette salad dressing before using it every time, and how the oil separates out from the other ingredients after you let the bottle sit for a minute or two. A group of scientists from …

Incredible Chemical Reactions Caught on Camera

Beauty of Science is a project that wants to engage people with science through stunning macro photos and videos of chemical reactions. Photographer …

Chemistry

Researchers Turn Waste Toilet Paper into Electricity Source — NOVA Next | PBS

A team of Dutch scientists is working to address the world’s energy problems from the bottom up, in a manner of speaking.<p>In fact, it’s a solution …

Taming 'wild' electrons in graphene

Graphene - a one-atom-thick layer of the stuff in pencils - is a better conductor than copper and is very promising for electronic devices, but with …

Can Scientific Discovery Be Automated?

Progress in the sciences can only move as fast as humans can think—outsourcing to A.I. could change that.<p>Science is in the midst of a data crisis. Last year, there were more than 1.2 million new papers published in the biomedical sciences alone, bringing the total number of peer-reviewed biomedical …

Consciousness

Infinite Solar Power Technology Could Completely Change Our Future

The Sun Goes Up, and Oil Goes Down<p>Last 2016, solar power saw a resurgence — from cheaper solar panels to innovative roofing for houses and cars, to …

What's the Real Potential of Fusion Energy?

<i>This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article. This article was originally published at The Conversation. The</i> …

Physics