Compounds of oxygen
The oxidation state of oxygen is −2 in almost all known compounds of oxygen. The oxidation state −1 is found in a few compounds such as peroxides. Compounds containing oxygen in other oxidation ...
Compounds of oxygen - Wikipedia
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.
PragerU - There's nothing scientific about demonizing...
There's nothing scientific about demonizing carbon dioxide.
Abstaining From Alcohol Significantly Shortens Life
A new study found that non drinkers are more likely to die early than those who drink moderately.
How Alcohol Abuse can be the worst teen abuse of all?
Alcohol is the most underrated abuse of all time. Abusers seldom realise they are not victims of abuse, but abusing it to the point where it becomes an addiction due to the "kick" it provides and the ...
Engineers Discover Highly Conductive Materials For More Efficient Electronics
Engineers from the University of Utah and the University of Minnesota have discovered that interfacing two particular oxide-based materials makes them highly conductive, a boon for future electronics ...
Best Fat Burner
You may have come across a ton of lists that claim to include fat-burning foods. Did you know that best fat burner has been there around you all this while?
New state of water molecule discovered at Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Scientists at the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory have observed water molecules behaving unlike gas, liquid or solid states.
Water has Memory
Many researchers are convinced that water is capable of "memory" by storing information and retrieving it.
Scientists find a way to convert Carbon Dioxide from air into fuel
Researchers have discovered a process that takes Carbon Dioxide (CO2) from the air and converts it into methanol (CH3OH) with the help of a homogeneous catalyst.
Researchers Make Thinnest Plates That Can Be Picked Up By Hand
Scientists and engineers are engaged in a global race to make new materials that are as thin, light and strong as possible. These properties can be achieved by designing materials at the atomic level,...
A Scientific Assessment Of The Harmfulness Of The 16 Most Commonly Used Drugs
One of the more interesting news items of the last week came from the release of the Independent Scientific Committee on Drugs’ first piece of research – Drug harms in the UK: a multi-criteria decisio...
Earth's Water Was Present When Our Planet Formed, Not Added By Comets Or Asteroids
Earth's water was present when the planet was formed, not added later by comets or asteroids, according to a new study of ancient rocks from deep inside the Earth's mantle. The findings reported in th...
Japanese Researchers Make Glass That's Nearly Unbreakable
Scientists in Japan say they’ve fashioned glass that’s almost as strong as steel. The ability to make super strong glass could lead to a whole new generation of windows in buildings and vehicles, but ...
Bad Day For Bacon: Processed Meats Cause Cancer, WHO Says
The World Health Organization's decision puts bacon, hot dogs and sausages in the same category of cancer risk as tobacco smoking. And beef, pork, veal and lamb are "probably carcinogenic," WHO says. ...
Hydrogen polyoxide
Hydrogen polyoxides (also known as oxidanes or oxohydrogens) are chemical compounds that consist only of hydrogen and oxygen atoms and are bonded exclusively by single bonds (i.e. they are saturated c...
Hydrogen polyoxide - Wikipedia
Mellitic anhydride
Mellitic anhydride, the anhydride of mellitic acid, is an organic compound with the formula C12O9.Mellitic anhydride is an oxide of carbon (oxocarbon), like CO2, CO, and C3O2. It is a white sublimabl...
Mellitic anhydride - Wikipedia
Abstaining From Alcohol Significantly Shortens Life
A new study found that non drinkers are more likely to die early than those who drink moderately.
Calcium hypochlorite
Calcium hypochlorite also known as is an inorganic compound with formula Ca(ClO)2. As a mixture with lime and calcium chloride, it is marketed as chlorine powder or bleach powder for water treatment ...
Calcium hypochlorite - Wikipedia
Engineers Discover Highly Conductive Materials For More Efficient Electronics
Engineers from the University of Utah and the University of Minnesota have discovered that interfacing two particular oxide-based materials makes them highly conductive, a boon for future electronics ...
Dichlorine monoxide
Dichlorine monoxide, is an inorganic compound with the molecular formula Cl2O. It was first synthesised in 1834 by Antoine Jérôme Balard, who along with Gay-Lussac also determined its composition. In...
Dichlorine monoxide - Wikipedia
Thionyl chloride
Thionyl chloride is an inorganic compound with the chemical formula SOCl2. It is a moderately volatile colourless liquid with an unpleasant acrid odour. Thionyl chloride is primarily used as a chlorin...
Thionyl chloride - Wikipedia
Germanium dioxide
Germanium dioxide, also called germanium oxide and germania, is the inorganic compound with the chemical formula GeO2. It is the main commercial source of germanium. It also forms as a passivation la...
Germanium dioxide - Wikipedia
Researchers Make Thinnest Plates That Can Be Picked Up By Hand
Scientists and engineers are engaged in a global race to make new materials that are as thin, light and strong as possible. These properties can be achieved by designing materials at the atomic level,...
Minoxidil
Minoxidil is an antihypertensive vasodilator medication. It also slows or stops hair loss and promotes hair regrowth in some patients. Now off-patent, it is available over-the-counter for the treatmen...
Minoxidil - Wikipedia
Allocryptopine
Allocryptopine is a bioactive alkaloid from Glaucium arabicum.
Bad Day For Bacon: Processed Meats Cause Cancer, WHO Says
The World Health Organization's decision puts bacon, hot dogs and sausages in the same category of cancer risk as tobacco smoking. And beef, pork, veal and lamb are "probably carcinogenic," WHO says. ...
Southampton Scientists Find New Way To Detect Ortho–Para Conversion In Water
New research by scientists from the University of Southampton has found that water molecules react differently to electric fields, which could provide a new way to study spin isomers at the single-mol...