The National Association of Manufacturers released a new study that states the ozone regulation under consideration by the EPA could cost manufacturing and the total U.S. economy $140 billion per year.
April 22, 2015 marks the 100th anniversary of the first large-scale use of chemical weapons in modern warfare. Some of the best minds in chemistry at that time, including a Nobel Prize winner, used their knowledge of science to build humanity’s new weapons of mass destruction.
A PhD student created a chemistry comic book to help her family understand her thesis — then raised $14,000 from a Kickstarter campaign to produce more comics for schools.
The workers in booming oil towns used to be served lobster and rib-eye — now they're being served chicken fried steak. How the oil industry's 'man camps' are being squeezed out of business.
Cat Island was once one of the four largest bird-nesting grounds in Louisiana. But the Deepwater Horizon oil spill killed the mangroves growing there, destroying the root system that held the island's sediment in place.
Meet the robots wowing manufacturers at the Hannover Messe — the world's biggest industrial fair. From inspiring innovative materials to improving safety, these robots aim to bring manufacturing facilities into a new age.
Remnants remain five years after a BP oil rig exploded in the Gulf of Mexico, killing 11 people.
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.