Sometimes less is more
Mechanical forces can be used to activate chemical reactions. However, more force cannot in fact be translated one to one into a faster reaction. RUB researchers report in "Nature Chemistry". Press Release
Delicious dimethyl sulphide
The microorganism Methanosarcina acetivorans lives off everything it can metabolise into methane. Scientists have now discovered a protein that might help the organism to find its energy sources. Press Release
Two orders for electrons
A research team has constructed a new model that explains how the so-called pseudogap state forms in high-temperature superconductors, possibly giving a long-awaited explanation for mysterious effects in these materials. Press Release
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