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2013-08-15 20:49:33

A Rice University laboratory has improved upon its ability to determine molecular structures in three dimensions in ways that challenge long-used standards.

Finding Explosives With Laser Beams
2012-02-28 04:12:23

Scientists at Vienna University of Technology have found a way to detect chemicals over long distances, even if they are enclosed in containers.


Word of the Day
upstander
  • A person who stands up for something, as contrasted to a bystander who remains inactive.
  • One of the upright handlebars on a traditional Inuit sled.
The word 'upstander' in the first sense here is a play on the word 'bystander' and the idea of 'standing up' for something.