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Meet The Woman Who Launched A New Field Of Scientific Study

Meet The Woman Who Launched A New Field Of Scientific Study

David Freeman  05.27.2016
As a female chemical engineer, Frances Arnold was already a rarity. After all, only about 16 percent of chemical engineers are women. But...
The Biggest Misconception About Sex In Relationships

The Biggest Misconception About Sex In Relationships

Kyle Benson  05.24.2016
There is a powerful cultural script that many people agree with in terms of sex: it is believed to be instant chemistry from the very beginning....
How to Pick a College: Part 5 Special Collections

How to Pick a College: Part 5 Special Collections

Ishan Puri  05.23.2016
(See Part 4 Project Support) Academic life changes greatly from high school to college. Think back to the difference after transitioning...
This New Technology Could Help Batteries Last Much Longer

This New Technology Could Help Batteries Last Much Longer

Jacqueline Howard  04.22.2016
Imagine a battery that can be recharged hundreds of thousands of times without ever corroding. A team of researchers at the University...
5 Essential Dating App Hacks

5 Essential Dating App Hacks

Francesca Hogi  04.21.2016
if you are looking for love, dating apps are way too huge a pool of potential partners to ignore. Here are the five hacks that will ensure...
This Self-Healing, Muscle-Like Material Could Revolutionize Prosthetics

This Self-Healing, Muscle-Like Material Could Revolutionize Prosthetics

Jacqueline Howard  04.20.2016
An international team of scientists has created a super-stretchy, never-before-seen material that could revolutionize how prosthetics...
Robot Swarms Could Help Solve Our Lead Pollution Problem

Robot Swarms Could Help Solve Our Lead Pollution Problem

David Freeman  04.11.2016
Vast swarms of miniature robots are coming -- and they might be the answer to scrubbing our waters clean of lead. "Microbots" smaller...
Chemistry, Attraction and the Heart of Love

Chemistry, Attraction and the Heart of Love

Troy Stoneking  03. 5.2016
As a marriage coach one of the most misunderstood topics I encounter is the difference between love and attraction. Most couples come...
The Right Way To Care For Your Contacts, According To Chemistry

The Right Way To Care For Your Contacts, According To Chemistry

Jacqueline Howard  02.19.2016
If you wear contact lenses, you're going to want to put them in and watch this. In August, the Centers for Disease Control and...

The 15 Elements of True Compatibility

Alexandra Harra  02.15.2016
These 15 elements of authentic chemistry establish not only attraction between two people, they form a deep and durable bond that defends...

Should One of the Four New Chemical Elements Be Named "africanium"?

Peter Reynosa  02. 6.2016
Artwork by Peter Reynosa At the very end of last year, the International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC) announced that...

Investigating a Career in Forensic Science

Dr. Balwant Chohan  01.22.2016
Forensic science is a rigorous and demanding subject. Students who wish to enter this field need to be ready to put the time into academic...
Snow Soaks Up Toxic Pollutants In The Air, Study Shows

Snow Soaks Up Toxic Pollutants In The Air, Study Shows

Jacqueline Howard  01.18.2016
Those fluttering white snowflakes may be beautiful, but it turns out they're not as pure as you may have thought. A team of scientists...

An Ode to Henry Moseley

Peter Reynosa  01. 7.2016
Henry Moseley was an English physicist who had a major impact on our understanding of what an atom of an element is made of and how we...