Quantcast

Latest Bartosz A. Grzybowski Stories

2012-08-24 00:17:49

Northwestern University scientists have connected 250 years of organic chemical knowledge into one giant computer network -- a chemical Google on steroids.

2012-03-05 10:55:30

A polymer is a mesh of chains, which slowly break over time due to the pressure from ordinary wear and tear.

2011-11-28 11:19:25

Physicist Richard Feynman in his famous 1959 talk, "Plenty of Room at the Bottom," described the precise control at the atomic level promised by molecular machines of the future.

2011-10-17 09:22:34

Scientists at Northwestern University have developed a new nanomaterial that can "steer" electrical currents.


Word of the Day
dapifer
  • One who brings meat to the table; hence, in some countries, the official title of the grand master or steward of the king's or a nobleman's household.
The word 'dapifer' comes from Latin roots meaning 'feast' and 'bearer'.