Chemical compound
A chemical compound is a pure chemical substance consisting of two or more different chemical elements that can be separated into simpler substances by chemical reactions. Chemical compounds have a u...
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The Workhorse of the Cell: Kinesin
Masterpieces of microengineering, kinesins are motorized transport machines that move cellular materials to their correct locations in the cell so they can perform their functions. Kinesins have two f...
Drew Berry: Animations of unseeable biology
http://www.ted.com We have no ways to directly observe molecules and what they do -- Drew Berry wants to change that. At TEDxSydney he shows his scientifically accurate (and entertaining!) animations ...
A Day in the Life of a Motor Protein
The primary aim of the Hoogenraad research lab at the University of Utrecht, the Netherlands, is to understand how intracellular protein transport underlies the development and function of nerve cells...
Sugar is in EVERYTHING, but what does it...
Sugar is in EVERYTHING, but what does it actually do to your brain? Neuroscientist Shannon Odell reveals why your brain needs sugar.
3D graphene has 5% of the weight and 10x the strength of steel
A team of MIT engineers has successfully designed a new 3-D material with five percent the density of steel and ten times the strength, making it one of the ...
This New Graphene Material Called Diamene Turns Harder Than Diamond When It's Hit By A Bullet
Scientists have created a new material called diamene, which promises to be as flexible as tin foil but hard enough to stop a bullet....
When water flows uphill.
Two physicists conducted a series of playful experiments—and discovered a new and fun means to manipulate the movement of water.
Scientists confirm: the ozone hole is indeed healing
Scientists confirm: the ozone hole is indeed healing.
President Trump signed the #INTERDICTAct (H.R. 2142) with bipartisan members of Congress
Yesterday, I signed the #INTERDICTAct (H.R. 2142) with bipartisan members of Congress to help end the flow of drugs into our country. Together, we are committed to doing everything we can to combat...
Your blue jeans don't hold a flame to Japanese indigo
Your blue jeans don't hold a flame to Japanese indigo. The true blue dye makes clothes fire resistant, bacteria resistant, and was once worn under the armor of samurai.
This may be one of the most valuable materials in the world
This may be one of the most valuable materials in the world. Credit: Explorist
Liberalism Caused By Defective Chromosome - WIT
Many traits commonly associated with Liberal political ideology have been found to have a biological basis in a hereditary genetic disease.
A Love-Hate Relationship?: "Feel-Good" Oxytocin May Have a Dark Side - Scientific American
The hormone promotes warm social feelings but can also promote in-group favoritism and ethnocentrism, suggesting there is a lot we don't know yet about the "cuddle chemical"
Judicial Watch: Documents Reveal Obama EPA’s Projection of Reduced ‘Premature Deaths’ by Clean Power Plan Was Misleading
EPA Analysis Demonstrates Carbon Dioxide Reduction Itself Would Not Prevent Any Deaths (Washington, DC) – Judicial Watch today announced it received documents from the Environmental Protection Agency ...
PragerU - There's nothing scientific about demonizing...
There's nothing scientific about demonizing carbon dioxide.
DMT trips could be extended to 5 hours or more, allowing for deeper exploration of multi-dimensional experiences
New research suggests DMT trips could be extended to 5 hours or more, allowing for deeper exploration of multi-dimensional experiences. Explore the possibilities of expanded consciousness:...
Dictionary of chemical formulas
This is a list of common chemical compounds with chemical formulas and CAS numbers, indexed by formula. This complements alternative listing at inorganic compounds by element. There is no complete li...
Inorganic compound
An inorganic compound is a compound that is not considered "organic". Inorganic compounds are traditionally viewed as being synthesized by the agency of geological systems. In contrast, organic compou...
Organic compound
An organic compound is any member of a large class of gaseous, liquid, or solid chemical compounds whose molecules contain carbon. For historical reasons discussed below, a few types of carbon-contai...
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Arsenic triselenide
Arsenic triselenide (As2Se3) is an inorganic chemical compound, a selenide of arsenic.Amorphous arsenic triselenide is used as a chalcogenide glass for infrared optics, as it transmits light with wave...
Arsenic triselenide - Wikipedia
Sprayable Foam That Slows Bleeding Could Save Lives
Traumatic injuries, whether from serious car accidents, street violence or military combat, can lead to significant blood loss and death. But using a material derived from crustacean shells, scientist...
Graphene - Graphene: Strongest Material on Earth
strongest thing on earth. short video from yahoo's Who Knew.
Prostaglandin receptor
There are currently ten known prostaglandin receptors on various cell types. Prostaglandins bind to a subfamily of cell surface seven-transmembrane receptors, G-protein-coupled receptors.These recepto...
Potassium erythorbate
Potassium erythorbate (C6H7KO6) is a food additive. Chemically, it is the potassium salt of erythorbic acid. As an antioxidant structurally related to vitamin C, it helps improve flavor stability and ...
Potassium erythorbate - Wikipedia
Pancratistatin
Pancratistatin (PST) is a natural compound initially extracted from Spider Lily, a Hawaiian native plant, belonging to the family Amaryllidaceae (AMD).
Pancratistatin occurs naturally in Hawaiian ...
Pancratistatin - Wikipedia
400 PPM: Can Artificial Trees Help Pull CO2 from the Air?
Although capture technologies show promise, pulling CO2 out of the air is unlikely to reduce greenhouse gas concentrations soon
IL18R1
The interleukin-18 receptor 1 (IL-18R1) is an interleukin receptor of the immunoglobulin superfamily. IL18R1 is its human gene. IL18R1 is also known as CDw218a (cluster of differentiation w218a).The p...
IL18R1 - Wikipedia
Succinate dehydrogenase
Succinate dehydrogenase or succinate-coenzyme Q reductase (SQR) or respiratory Complex II is an enzyme complex, bound to the inner mitochondrial membrane of mammalian mitochondria and many bacterial c...
Succinate dehydrogenase - Wikipedia
Liberalism Caused By Defective Chromosome - WIT
Many traits commonly associated with Liberal political ideology have been found to have a biological basis in a hereditary genetic disease.
Ibopamine
Ibopamine is a sympathomimetic drug, designed as a prodrug of epinine, used in ophthalmology. It induces mydriasis. It also has been investigated for use in the treatment of congestive heart failure.I...
Ibopamine - Wikipedia