November 16, 2017 - Mussels could help keep dirty water from fouling streams and rivers.
November 15, 2017 - Firefighting increases exposure to carcinogens.
November 08, 2017 - A little more than a hundred years ago, the world's fast-growing population was outstripping humanity's ability to feed itself. Mass starvation was only averted when a pair of brilliant German scientists developed a new chemical process to snatch nitrogen gas from the air and use it to make modern fertilizers. As science writer Thomas Hager explains in this episode of Science Elements, it's a story of wars, greed, bird droppings and a discovery that continues to dramatically shape our lives today. Music: "Wash Out" by Broke for Free, licensed under Creative Commons CC-BY 3.0.
November 01, 2017 - A compound banned in soaps products, sticks around.
October 30, 2017 - Discovery offers clues to overcoming drug-resistance in blood cancers.
October 25, 2017 - In this Halloween feature episode, learn how a Dickens novel ignited a Victorian chemical controversy.
October 18, 2017 - Ancient Chinese ink could lead to new types of cancer treatment.
October 11, 2017 - We spoke to Dr. Raychelle Burks, to discuss the detoxing health craze. This episode is first in a series of feature stories produced by Science Elements. Send your feedback to email@example.com. Music: "Petal" by Broke for Free (https://soundcloud.com/broke-for-free), used under CC BY 3.0.
October 09, 2017 - Sustainable process transforms olive mill wastewater into biofuel.
October 04, 2017 - Metabolic changes in smokers who have recently quit begin to match those of nonsmokers.
October 02, 2017 - How sewage and mobile phones help scientists measure drug use.
September 28, 2017 - Pharmaceuticals in surface water such as lakes and streams are a growing concern. Scientists are figuring out where they’re coming from.
September 27, 2017 - Scientists in China have made a low-cost, biocompatible fertilizer with carbon dots derived from rapeseed pollen.
September 21, 2017 -An ice-cream additive can slow down the melting process so that the first drips don’t appear for five minutes, even on a hot and sunny day.
September 20, 2017 - Scientists identify a potential biomarker for detecting GHB several hours after its used.
September 18, 2017 - Researchers report the development of a new portable allergen-detection system — including a keychain analyzer — that could help prevent trips to the emergency room.
September 14, 2017 - Turning astronauts' waste into fuel and nutrients could enable long-distance spaceflight.
September 13, 2017 - Sept. 13, 2017 - What the world's tiniest monster truck reveals.
September 11, 2017 - Sept. 11, 2017 - Mosquitoes fatally attracted to deadly, sweet-smelling potion.