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2013-10-09 08:53:46

The 2013 Nobel Prize in Chemistry was awarded to three researchers behind the creation of complex computer simulations, Martin Karplus, Michael Levitt and Arieh Warshel.

2008-08-20 12:00:27

U.S.-led researchers say they have created a new model of catalyst design that challenges current ideas about how catalysts function. The study also suggests a method for designing new catalysts.


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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