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Gusev Crater Once Held a Lake After All, says Mars Scientist

Gusev Crater Once Held a Lake After All, says Mars Scientist

By Arizona State University

If desert mirages occur on Mars, "Lake Gusev" belongs among them. This come-and-go body of ancient water has come and gone mo...
Product Focus: Evaporators

Product Focus: Evaporators

By Mike May

Learning to use evaporation starts very early in chemistry. For students, the process takes a very simple ...
Shifting to Greener Fuels

Shifting to Greener Fuels

By Bobby Chavli,Annette Summers

Renewable energy today is predominantly derived from wood, corn, wind, and water. The majority of these first-gener...
Growing Green

Growing Green

By Dennis Nolan

Laboratories can be one of the largest users of electricity and water at an institution. They are also among the la...

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A Greener Source of Polyester — Cork Trees

On the scale of earth-friendly materials, you’d be hard pressed to find two that are farther apart than polyester (not ...

Investigators Remove 4,000 Containers of Chemicals from Home in Seattle

Properly storing hazardous chemicals is an important part of many labs’ safety programs. But you wouldn’t expect ...

Scientists Explain How Memories Stick Together

Scientists at the Salk Institute have created a new model of memory that explains how neurons retain select memories a few ho...

Sunlight Generates Hydrogen in New Porous Silicon

Porous silicon manufactured in a bottom-up procedure using solar energy can be used to generate hydrogen from water, accordin...
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