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Bending but not breaking: In search of new materials

Making a paper airplane in school used to mean trouble. Today it signals a promising discovery in materials science research that could help next-generation technology -like wearable energy storage devices- get off the ground. 965 more words

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Graphene and Water Treatment

Water treatment is the collective name for a group of mainly industrial processes that make water more suitable for its application, which may be drinking, medical use, industrial use and more. 1,678 more words

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Searching for Global Water and Food Solutions: MIT

John Lienhard leads coordinated interdisciplinary research efforts to confront resource challenges at the Abdul Latif Jameel World Water and Food Security Lab.

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Dutch Researchers Develop Smart Membranes

Sat, Nov 1st, 2014 | Polymer chemistry | By BioNews

The pore size of the smart membranes can be adjusted from the outside: this is very attractive in applications like biosensors or chemical analysis. 333 more words

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Fighting the Good Fight: Global Water Scarcity: The Nambian Beetle?

According to the World Water Management Institute, over one-third of the human population is affected by water scarcity. If nothing is done to prevent it, an estimated 1.8 billion people will be living in countries or regions with absolute water scarcity by 2025. 886 more words

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Super Starters for Your Morning

You have a hectic schedule. But you’re committed to taking care of your health and to the importance of demonstrating that for your family. Breakfast is important. 743 more words

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Water Purification at the Molecular Level: Research at Tufts University

Fracking for oil and gas is a dirty business. The process uses millions of gallons of water laced with chemicals and sand. Most of the contaminated water is trucked to treatment plants to be cleaned, which is costly and potentially environmentally hazardous. 952 more words

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