Watch: Meet the 5 Most Important Molecules in Your Body

Our bodies are essentially a melting pot of chemical compounds, here are the ones we simply could not do without
by Laura Sinpetru, January 24th, 2015

Physicists Invent Never-Before-Seen Shape of Pasta, Say They Did It for Science

The physicists created the odd pasta as a means to demonstrate the complicated shapes ring polymers can take
by Laura Sinpetru, December 2nd, 2014

Man-Made Molecules Could Help Fight Cancer, Researchers Say

The molecules' behavior resembles that of compounds naturally occurring in the body
by Laura Sinpetru, August 4th, 2014

Space Material Contributed to the Emergence of Life on Earth

More evidences to support this hypothesis released in new study
by Tudor Vieru, February 12th, 2014

New Drug Candidates for Treating Addiction of All Sorts

The medication may be equally-effective in treating pain
by Tudor Vieru, January 14th, 2014
New Brain Cancer Therapy Target Identified

New Brain Cancer Therapy Target Identified

by Tudor Vieru, January 10th, 2014
The condition could potentially be slowed down, if not treated outright

Rhubarb Batteries Developed at Harvard University

The devices could be used to improve energy storage capabilities
by Tudor Vieru, January 9th, 2014

New Metal-Organic Framework to Revolutionize Electronics

These materials are extremely well suited for advanced applications
by Tudor Vieru, December 9th, 2013

How Water Disintegrates Rocks

The interactions were deconstructed to a molecular level
by Tudor Vieru, December 6th, 2013

Advanced Synthetic Molecular System Developed at Oxford

The research could pave the way for other self-assembling systems
by Tudor Vieru, November 11th, 2013
Immune System Molecule May Be Responsible for Our Weight

Immune System Molecule May Be Responsible for Our Weight

by Tudor Vieru, September 24th, 2012
The conclusion belongs to a new scientific investigation

Single Molecules Can Now Be Weighed

New mechanical device analyzes them one at a time
by Tudor Vieru, August 27th, 2012

How to Shut Down the Production of Tumor Building Blocks

American researchers identify a new target for future therapies
by Tudor Vieru, August 27th, 2012

Proteins Can Operate Effectively in the Absence of Water

Neutron scattering viewing technique explains how this is possible
by Tudor Vieru, August 2nd, 2012
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