Ecovative Design has made a mission of replacing synthetic plastic polymers with natural mushroom based polymers.
Hundreds of thousands of people have been taking part in anti-government demonstrations in Brazil, sparked by anger over a massive corruption scandal at the state-run oil giant Petrobras.
South Korean researchers develop a "smart" fabric which can generate electricity to power wearable devices.
An organization with facilities in Florida, Las Vegas and Hong Kong is collecting used bars of soap from more than 4,000 hotels, recycling them into fresh soap and delivering the supplies to people in need around the world.
Game of Thrones is back this weekend. Time to armor up.
Researchers describe a new, nontoxic product based on a common food additive that could address health issues and help the environment at the same time.
Six people were hospitalized and hundreds of firefighters deployed to fight a hydrocarbon fire following an explosion at a plant in southern China that produces the toxic chemical paraxylene.
A family of four became severely ill after exposure to methyl bromide, which is banned for indoor use in the U.S. The family's attorney reported that when found, the father was in a coma and the mother and two teen sons were having seizures.
Take a break from your day and LOL at a few cornball chemistry jokes.
VICE News traveled to Glendive, Montana, to visit the site of a pipeline spill that dumped more than 50,000 gallons of oil into the Yellowstone River, to find out why the industry has such weak regulatory oversight.
The "wonder material," which is stronger than steel, could be used in batteries, in membranes to purify water, in coatings and in pharmaceuticals.
The U.S. is pumping so much oil it's running out of places to stash it, and that could have a big impact on oil prices.
It’s a simple claim made on thousands of personal care products for adults and kids: hypoallergenic. But what does that actually mean?
Drink up to this fun video about the chemistry that gives craft beers their many distinctive flavors.