A new key to understanding molecular evolution in space
Jul 22, 2016
Scientists at Hokkaido University have revealed temperature-dependent energy-state conversion of molecular hydrogen on ice surfaces, suggesting the need for a reconsideration of molecular evolution theory.
Researchers develop novel way of deriving hydrogen from grass using just sunlight and a cheap catalyst
Jul 21, 2016
Garden grass could become a source of cheap and clean renewable energy, scientists have claimed.
Oceans may be large, overlooked source of hydrogen gas
Jul 20, 2016
Rocks formed beneath the ocean floor by fast-spreading tectonic plates may be a large and previously overlooked source of free hydrogen gas (H2), a new Duke University study suggests.
Electrochemical determination of the concentration and peroxidase activity of erythrocytes
Jul 12, 2016
Blood counts are routinely carried out before operations, in cases of infection, or when testing for a variety of diseases, such as anemia and leukemia. A key value in this test is the number of red blood cells (erythrocytes). ...
Simulation suggests non-water based life could exist on Saturn's moon Titan
Jul 05, 2016 report
(Phys.org)—A team of researchers at Cornell University has built and run a simulation that showed prebiotic reactions could possibly occur on the surface of one of Saturn's moons, Titan, suggesting the possibility of life ...
How water gets its exceptional properties
Jul 05, 2016
Water is liquid at room temperature – astounding for such a small molecule. Insights into the causes are provided by a new simulation method, which has its origins in brain research. Using artificial neural networks, researchers ...
Spacecraft Juno nears planet orbit, but Harvard team may already have predicted part of what it will find
Jun 30, 2016
In less than a week, the spacecraft Juno will arrive at Jupiter, the culmination of a five-year, billion-dollar journey. It's mission: to peer deep inside the gas giant and unravel its origin and evolution. One of the biggest ...
CR7 is not alone—A team of super bright galaxies in the early universe
Jun 28, 2016
Astronomers have identified a family of incredible galaxies that could shed further light on the transformation of the early Universe known as the 'epoch of reionisation'. Dr David Sobral of Lancaster University will present ...
Scientists made it cheaper to produce hydrogen from water
Jun 28, 2016
A hydrogen-fuel economy could finally become a reality with the recent discovery of a cheap, stable and efficient means of getting hydrogen from water.
Chemists turn greenhouse gas into hydrogen fuel
Jun 24, 2016
A future with hydrogen fuel-cell vehicles and hydrogen-powered smartphones is much closer to reality.