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Nature of Water News --
Feb. 22, 2019

— Scientists have modeled the energy behavior of chaotic networks of superconducting elements (grains), separated by non-superconducting junctions, and found out some unexpected statistical properties ...

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Water Is More Homogeneous Than Expected

Feb. 20, 2019

— In order to explain the known anomalies in water, some researchers assume that water consists of a mixture of two phases even under ambient conditions. However, new X-ray spectroscopic analyses show ...

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A Scientific Method for Perfect Cheese Fondue

Feb. 20, 2019

— Cheese fondue is an icon of Swiss cuisine and a dinner party staple. While it may seem like a simple dish, getting the texture right can be a challenge for optimal mouthfeel, dipping and flavor ...

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Scientists Developed a Method That Allows Removal of Antibiotic Residue from Waste Water

Feb. 13, 2019

— A new article is focused in particular on organic aerogels produced from phenolic compounds obtained upon processing Estonian oil shale, i.e. from local raw material. In order to produce highly ...

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Carbon Gas Storage Cavern Is the Best Way to Obtain Clean Energy from a Fossil Fuel

Feb. 13, 2019

— Scientists are developing technology to separate CO2 and methane in oil and gas exploration and store it in offshore salt ...

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Nature of Water News --
Feb. 12, 2019

— Laser-induced graphene combines with many materials to make tough, conductive composites for wearable electronics, anti-icing, antimicrobial applications, sensors and water ...

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New Device Simplifies Measurement of Fluoride Contamination in Water

Feb. 11, 2019

— Seeking to address fluoride contamination in drinking water, chemical engineers have developed a portable and user-friendly device that can measure fluoride concentration accurately and ...

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Nature of Water News --
Feb. 8, 2019

— Researchers employ high-performance computing to help bring spray simulations to a commercial ...

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Nature of Water News --
Feb. 7, 2019

— Scientists have developed an effective and energy-efficient technique for purifying water by using graphitic carbon nitride sheets. Their prototype purified pathogen-rich water in 30 minutes, killing ...

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Scientists Discover New Type of Self-Healing Material

Feb. 7, 2019

— A research group has developed a new type of material, based on ethylene, which exhibits a number of useful properties such as self-healing and shape memory. Remarkably, some of the materials can ...

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Where Does This Contamination Come From?

Feb. 5, 2019

— Researchers have developed a simple method for detecting water contamination from ruminants directly at source, using a simple DNA ...

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Nature of Water News --
Jan. 31, 2019

— Brine discharged from the Carlsbad Desalination Plant raises offshore salinity levels more than permitted, but researchers found no direct local impacts on sea ...

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Effectively Collecting Tiny Droplets for Biomedical Analysis and Beyond

Jan. 31, 2019

— In a single sneeze or a cough, as many as 40,000 tiny droplets are forcibly propelled from our mouth and nose into the air. While we cannot control our sneezing, researchers have recently developed ...

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Research Into Outdoor and Protective Clothing Seeks to Shake Off Fluorochemicals

Jan. 29, 2019

— Rain-repelling fluorochemicals used in waterproof clothing can and should be phased out as unnecessary and environmentally harmful, textile researchers argue. And yet they remain the only effective ...

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Fluid Dynamics Simulation Reveals the Underlying Physics of Liquid Jet Cleaning

Jan. 29, 2019

— In a significant advance for semiconductor manufacturing, mechanical engineers created a simulation that makes it easier to choose environmentally friendly water jet and underwater ultrasound ...

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Artificial Skin Could Give Superhuman Perception

Jan. 28, 2019

— A new type of sensor could lead to artificial skin that someday helps burn victims 'feel' and safeguards the rest of us. Researchers wanted to create a sensor that can mimic ...

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Nature of Water News --
Jan. 24, 2019

— If ship hulls were coated with special high-tech air trapping materials, up to one percent of global CO2 emissions could be avoided. According to the study, ships could save up to 20 percent of fuel ...

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Nature of Water News --
Jan. 24, 2019

— Researchers have made the first soft robot mimicking plant tendrils: it is able to curl and climb, using the same physical principles determining water transport in plants. In the future this ...

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New Water Splitting Catalyst Could Make It Easier to Generate Solar Fuel

Jan. 23, 2019

— Water splitting, the process of harvesting solar energy to generate energy-dense fuels, could be simplified thanks to new ...

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Nature of Water News --
Jan. 23, 2019

— Researchers have created 3D-printed flexible mesh structures that can be controlled with applied magnetic fields while floating on water. The structures can grab small objects and carry water ...

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Friday, February 22, 2019

  • Freezing upon heating: Formation of dynamical glass

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

  • Water is more homogeneous than expected
  • A scientific method for perfect cheese fondue

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

  • Scientists developed a method that allows removal of antibiotic residue from waste water
  • Carbon gas storage cavern is the best way to obtain clean energy from a fossil fuel

Tuesday, February 12, 2019

  • Laser-induced graphene gets tough, with help

Monday, February 11, 2019

  • New device simplifies measurement of fluoride contamination in water

Friday, February 8, 2019

  • Supercomputing propels jet atomization research for industrial processes

Thursday, February 7, 2019

  • Green water-purification system works without heavy metals or corrosive chemicals
  • Scientists discover new type of self-healing material

Tuesday, February 5, 2019

  • Where does this contamination come from?

Thursday, January 31, 2019

  • Study of brine discharge from desalination plant finds good news and bad news
  • Effectively collecting tiny droplets for biomedical analysis and beyond

Tuesday, January 29, 2019

  • Research into outdoor and protective clothing seeks to shake off fluorochemicals
  • Fluid dynamics simulation reveals the underlying physics of liquid jet cleaning

Monday, January 28, 2019

  • Artificial skin could give superhuman perception

Thursday, January 24, 2019

  • Lubricant for oil tankers
  • The first tendril-like soft robot able to climb

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

  • New water splitting catalyst could make it easier to generate solar fuel
  • 3D-printed soft mesh robots
  • New 3D nanoprinting strategy opens door to revolution in medicine, robotics

Tuesday, January 22, 2019

  • New method uses ultraviolet light to control fluid flow and organize particles
  • Properties of 'wonder material' graphene change in humid conditions

Friday, January 18, 2019

  • Using bacteria to create a water filter that kills bacteria

Wednesday, January 16, 2019

  • Mechanism helps explain the ear's exquisite sensitivity

Tuesday, January 15, 2019

  • Breakthrough in ice-repelling materials
  • Sugary stent eases suturing of blood vessels

Friday, January 11, 2019

  • 'Realistic' new model points the way to more efficient and profitable fracking
  • Making ammonia 'greener'

Thursday, January 10, 2019

  • New dynamic probes for ions interacting with biomolecules

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

  • Self-powered microfluidic sheet that wraps, flaps and creeps

Wednesday, December 26, 2018

  • Collecting clean water from air, inspired by desert life

Thursday, December 20, 2018

  • Mighty morphing materials take complex shapes
  • A lung-inspired design turns water into fuel

Wednesday, December 19, 2018

  • Sac with spiral surface patterns facilitate substance delivery

Tuesday, December 18, 2018

  • A new model of ice friction helps scientists understand how glaciers flow

Monday, December 17, 2018

  • Biodegradable, edible film kills pathogens on seafood
  • Advancing the description of 'mysterious' water to improve drug design
  • Microtube with built-in pump

Saturday, December 15, 2018

  • Jiggly Jell-O to make powerful new hydrogen fuel catalyst

Thursday, December 13, 2018

  • How particles arrange themselves into complex structures

Tuesday, December 11, 2018

  • Sun-soaking device turns water into superheated steam

Monday, December 10, 2018

  • Scientists brew lava and blow it up to better understand volcanoes

Friday, December 7, 2018

  • Two-dimensional materials skip the energy barrier by growing one row at a time

Thursday, December 6, 2018

  • Tiny bubbles break each other up
  • Scientists enter unexplored territory in superconductivity search

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

  • Using graphene to detect ALS, other neurodegenerative diseases
  • Molecular adlayer produced by dissolving water-insoluble nanographene in water
  • Uranium in mine dust could dissolve in human lungs

Friday, November 30, 2018

  • A new light on significantly faster computer memory devices
  • Greenhouse gas 'detergent' recycles itself in atmosphere
  • Table-top experiment flips current understanding of solutal convection

Thursday, November 29, 2018

  • New catalyst produces cheap hydrogen fuel

Wednesday, November 28, 2018

  • US groundwater in peril: Potable supply less than thought
  • Atomic jet: First lens for extreme-ultraviolet light developed
  • Jumpin' droplets! Researchers seek to improve efficiency of condensers
  • AI could help cities detect expensive water leaks

Tuesday, November 27, 2018

  • A life cycle solution to fossil fuel impacts

Monday, November 26, 2018

  • A water treatment breakthrough, inspired by a sea creature
  • Simulations suggest graphene can stretch to be a tunable ion filter

Tuesday, November 20, 2018

  • Reducing the impact forces of water entry
  • Aquatic animals that jump out of water inspire leaping robots
  • Chemists develop new method for selective binding of proteins
  • More than H2O: Technology simultaneously measures 71 elements in water, other liquids

Monday, November 19, 2018

  • Ant-Man and The Wasp: Helping Marvel superheroes breathe

Friday, November 16, 2018

  • Affordable catalyst for CO2 recycling

Thursday, November 15, 2018

  • Nanofiber carpet could lead to new sticky or insulating surfaces

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

  • Stealth-cap technology for light-emitting nanoparticles

Friday, November 9, 2018

  • Nano-scale process may speed arrival of cheaper hi-tech products

Thursday, November 8, 2018

  • Tiny structures' construction, drip by drip
  • Extending the life of low-cost, compact, lightweight batteries
  • Transforming carbon dioxide into industrial fuels
  • Factors affecting turbulence scaling

Wednesday, November 7, 2018

  • Images of photosynthetic protein complex splitting water
  • Graphene takes a step towards renewable fuel
  • Doing the wave: How stretchy fluids react to wavy surfaces
  • Filtering liquids with liquids saves electricity

Tuesday, November 6, 2018

  • Plasma-based system provides radical new path for water purification

Wednesday, October 31, 2018

  • Don't underestimate the force

Friday, October 26, 2018

  • New composite material that can cool itself down under extreme temperatures

Wednesday, October 24, 2018

  • Mysteries of polymer strands in fuel cells unravelled
  • Wood sponge soaks up oil from water

Monday, October 22, 2018

  • Fracking wastewater accumulation found in freshwater mussels' shells

Friday, October 19, 2018

  • Molecular memory can be used to increase the memory capacity of hard disks

Thursday, October 18, 2018

  • Pushing the (extra cold) frontiers of superconducting science

Monday, October 15, 2018

  • The state of the early universe: The beginning was fluid

Friday, October 12, 2018

  • Disrupting crystalline order to restore superfluidity

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

  • Electrons go with the flow

Monday, October 8, 2018

  • Copper ions flow like liquid through crystalline structures
  • Big discoveries about tiny particles

Friday, October 5, 2018

  • New spheres trick, trap and terminate water contaminant

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

  • Flowing salt water over this super-hydrophobic surface can generate electricity
  • Liquid crystals and the origin of life
  • Emissions-free energy system saves heat from the summer sun for winter

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

  • Quantum physics: Reaction of quantum fluid to photoexcitation of dissolved particles
  • New concept to cool boiling surface may help prevent nuclear power plant accidents

Monday, October 1, 2018

  • Artificial leaf: Highly active organic photocatalyst discovered
  • Eco-friendly nanoparticles for artificial photosynthesis

Friday, September 28, 2018

  • Researchers challenge our assumptions on the effects of planetary rotation

Thursday, September 27, 2018

  • Genetically engineered viruses discern, destroy E. coli in drinking water

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