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Jul 10 2019 | Chemistry World
Droplet reduction may shed light on puzzles of the prebiotic era and offer a new way to do green chemistry By Patrick Hughes Tiny water droplets found in clouds, sea spray and geysers can spontaneously reduce sugars and other essential metabolites at their surface. These microdroplets offer a...
Jul 5 2019 | Stanford News
Twelve Stanford faculty members have been named recipients of the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers (PECASE). The PECASE is the highest honor bestowed by the United States government to outstanding scientists and engineers who are beginning their independent research...
Jun 26 2019
By Thuy Dam When you think about diversity and inclusion, what comes to your mind?  Typically people think about age, race, and gender, however, there is more complexity to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace culture than hiring people who fit into different age brackets or creating the...
Jun 21 2019 | SLAC
A close-up look at how microbes build their crystalline shells has implications for understanding how cell structures form, preventing disease and developing nanotechnology. By Glennda Chui Scientists have made the first observations of proteins assembling themselves into crystals, one molecule at...
Jun 11 2019 | Stanford News
Stanford chemists have identified and synthesized two new healing compounds in scorpion venom that are effective at killing staph and tuberculosis bacteria. BY KER THAN A scorpion native to Eastern Mexico may have more than just toxin in its sting. Researchers at Stanford University and in Mexico...

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