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Central Library 10375 Little Patuxent Pkwy., Columbia. 410-313-7800. •All Together Now. Saturdays, 10:15 and 11:30 a.m. All ages; 30 minutes. •Book Boosters. First Wednesdays, 7 p.m. •Chemistry in the Library – Nanotechnology...
When you pop a pill in the future, don't expect old-fashioned results. Thanks to new advances in the lab and a deeper understanding of the human body, drugs are becoming highly personalized and precisely targeted. And the hope is they'll also be more...
Tags: Mark Davis, Cancer, Biotechnology, Asthma, Harvard University
Zinc oxide would be the perfect sunscreen ingredient if the resulting product didn't look quite so silly. Thick, white and pasty, it once was seen mostly on lifeguards, surfers and others who needed serious sun protection. But when the sunscreens are...
Tags: Science, Politics, Cancer, College Sports, Government
Behind locked doors in a nondescript Jessup industrial park, workers using secret techniques conjure a material that has promises to supercharge many 21st-century technologies. Called graphene, it's a fine, fluffy black powder that could soon become part...
The Howard County NAACP Youth Council attended the NAACP's 102nd annual convention, held July 23-28, in Los Angeles. In honor of its 75th anniversary, the Youth and College Division of the NAACP joined forces with Yum! Brand to feed homeless and hungry...
KIAHThis is a job for...Super Sand? “We are trying to make this super sand for water purification and it's actually very easy to make,” said Rice chemistry graduate student Wei Gao. Yep, you read that right, super sand. “So my group...
CW 33 NewsHow could you make something that’s right in front of you seem to disappear? Some University of Texas at Dallas scientists came up with an invisibility cloak much like what Harry Potter had in his bag of tricks. OK, so, not quick like Harry Potter,...
TribLocal - EvanstonEVANSTON, Ill. — Ronald and JoAnne Willens have made a significant gift to Northwestern University, enabling it to advance its leadership position in the field …...
KTLA NewsWASHINGTON, D.C. (KTLA) -- A study published Wednesday offers new promise to cancer patients by revealing an unlikely new ally in the battle against the seemingly incurable disease: diamonds. The journal Science Translation Medicine published a study...
GreenspaceThe arena of pesticides -â€“ and the battle to fight bugs out in the world's farm fields -â€“ is expanding to include an unexpected new tool: nanotechnology. That shift has scientists and researchers more than a bit concerned over what,......
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