Mark van der Boor

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Cómo hacer palomitas de maíz con una lata de refresco. ¿No lo has probado?

Desde que se inventaron los paquetes de <b>palomitas</b> para hacer en el microondas, se ha dejado la <b>forma habitual de prepararlas</b> que en muchas casa era la …

New Alzheimer’s Treatment Fully Restores Memory Function

Of the mice that received the treatment, 75 percent got their memory function back.<p>Australian researchers have come up with a non-invasive ultrasound …

Watch Google torture an 80kg, 5'9" robot for science

Google’s long-standing quest to build the robot overlords which will eventually subjugate humanity and usher in a 1,000-year reign of the machines is apparently progressing nicely.<p>The company’s robotics subsidiary, Boston Dynamics, has revealed the latest iteration of its Atlas robot, most recently …

Robotics

5 of the Most Lethal Minerals on the Planet

Beautiful, but deadly!<p>Below is a list of some of the most lethal, naturally occurring minerals found on Earth. Although many of these minerals are …

Geology

WATCH: This Is Probably The Best Way to Memorise The Periodic Table

Because who doesn't need a refresher?<p>Back in 2013, YouTube channel AsapSCIENCE released one of the catchiest songs ever to help science lovers learn …

Clever Crayons Are Labeled Periodic Table to Teach Kids Chemisty

There's more than one way to memorize the elements on the Periodic table. You can turn them into a rousing game of Battleship or brighten up the pages of your favorite coloring book with Calcium, Potassium, and Titanium. Etsy shop Que Interesante adds some educational fun to art supplies by selling …

Kids

Meet The Woman Who Discovered 3 Of The 4 New Elements

Dawn Shaughnessy and her team at the Heavy Element group are working to make chemistry class even harder.<p>There is no element named after her (yet), but Dawn Shaughnessy–a relatively young chemist at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory–is one of the more prolific researchers in the small world of …

Chemistry

Scientists Discover New Form of Ice With Lowest Density on Record

Ice that doesn't exist on Earth.<p>Scientists have calculated the molecular form of a new kind of ice to find that it could have the lowest density for …

ALLOTROPES OF CARBON

Combustibles líquidos 'sostenibles' a base de CO2 y agua

La energía, como el pescado o las esperanzas en el grafeno, se conserva mal. Aquí en Xataka hemos hablado mucho sobre las distintas tecnologías que …

Los orígenes de la espectroscopía (II): De la química a la astrofísica moderna

La interpretación que Gustav Kirchhoff y Robert Bunsen dieron a las líneas de Fraunhofer permitió conectar la física, la química y la astronomía.

Las emisiones de CO2 ya están frenando el crecimiento de los corales

Los oceanógrafos llevan más de una década hablando de la acidificación de los océanos causada por las emisiones de CO2 producidas por la actividad …