Chemistry

Solar is the Largest Source of Energy on the Planet
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Methods for harvesting, storing and converting solar energy are so advanced and efficient that it becomes the primary source of energy on our planet....

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Thomson Reuters Sustainability, a resource that gathers expert insights on sustainability from such areas as climate and...

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Replace a hydrogen atom in a molecule with a fluorine and there can be a dramatic boost to its biological effects. Witness, for example, the healing power of fluorinated drugs and the efficacy of...

Number of Web of Science-indexed Papers in Chemistry/Materials Mentioning the 'Three R's'
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Although there has been a lot of interest in organic catalysts this century, the traditional type of metal-based catalyst is making a comeback, but in a different guise. Now the rarest of metals...

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In August 2009, ScienceWatch presented a listing of the top 20 institutions which, as of the second bimonthly update of Essential Science IndicatorsSM (January 1, 1999-April 30, 2009)...

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On February 10, 2011, Thomson Reuters released data identifying the world's top 100 chemists over the past 11 years as ranked by the impact of their published research. The top 100 is intended to...

A bulk single grain sample of superconducting Y-Ba-Cu-O being levitated by a permanent magnet. From an interview with David Cardwell featured in the Special Topic of High-Temperature Superconductors (Aug. 2009).
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On March 2, 2011, Thomson Reuters released data identifying the world's top 100 materials scientists who achieved the highest citation impact scores for their papers (articles and reviews)...

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The ability to accurately predict the toxicity of drug candidates from their chemical structure is critical for guiding experimental drug discovery toward safer medicines.

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