Chemists at Rice University have developed a new process that may be used to keep helicopter rotors ice-free, even in sub-zero temps, without glycol-based chemicals.
With the discovery of four new chemical elements earlier this week, somebody has already created a petition to name Element 117 “Octarine” after the ‘colour of magic’ created by the late great Terry Pratchett. It fits surprisingly well, considering that octarine is supposed to be a greenish-yellow purple color visible…
I mean, seriously, who the Hell invited Ununoctium to the party anyway? You’re not a REAL element. WHERE’S YOUR PEDIGREE???
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Jacks Raging Colon Cyclodextrin. Actually to tell the truth, there are a bunch of us Cyclodextrin molecules. I am Beta, the guy in the middle. I am a super cool molecule and play host to many delightful other molecules. They come and sit inside of me for a while and sometimes they stay and sometimes they…
Welcome to my attempt to share “interesting” knowledge on the O Deck! Write what you know is some phrase I heard once. Seeing I have 2 degrees in Chemistry - so it’s chemistry!
I have no words other than wow.
At the climax of the original Godzilla, Dr Serizawa activated the "Oxygen Destroyer", killing the beast, and then himself ensuring that his terrible weapon could never be re-created.
Around 5 pm PST on June 2, 2014, pharmacologist and chemist Alexander "Sasha" Shulgin gently died after several years of battling various illnesses. He had recently been diagnosed with terminal liver cancer.
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Myth: There are only three states of matter.