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My name is Erica Avery (Ericae averiens) and I am a senior biochemistry major with a journalism minor and concentration in Honors Studies at Rowan University in Glassboro, NJ. 209 more words


Researchers have created a self-healing material that works in less than one second

Researchers have developed a new material that can heal itself when punctured, according to an American Chemical Society news release.

The material is made by inserting a liquid with a “key ingredient” in between two layers of a solid polymer. 135 more words


Teaching Chemistry to Students with Disabilities:A Manual for High Schools, Colleges, and Graduate Programs

In its 4th edition, this publication by the American Chemical Society Committee on Chemists with Disabilities, addresses a host of topics pertinent to teaching chemistry to students with disabilities. 216 more words


Real-life CSI: Age dating fingerprints - ACS Headline...

Real-life CSI: Age dating fingerprints – ACS Headline Science

Finding out how long a fingerprint has been at a crime scene has always been a challenge for investigators.

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New mutant lice resistant to common remedies in 25 states

(CNN) — Head lice are a lousy part of the school year or summer vacation for an estimated 6 to 12 million children in the United States every year. 1,350 more words


Drug-Resistant Head Lice In At Least 25 States, Report Finds

BOSTON (CBS) – Drug-resistant head lice are now in 25 states, including Massachusetts, according to new research.

Related: What To Do If Your Child Has Head Lice… 144 more words


The power of touch – electric power, that is We hear a lot about...

The power of touch – electric power, that is

We hear a lot about solar power and biofuels these days as alternative energy sources to fossil fuels.

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