Metabolism in reverse: Making biofuels at full-throttle pace


Related images(click to enlarge) In a biotechnological tour de force, Rice University engineering researchers this week unveiled a new method for rapidly converting simple glucose into biofuels and petrochemical substitutes. In a paper published online…

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Rice discovery points way to graphene circuits


Rice University materials scientists have made a fundamental discovery that could make it easier for engineers to build electronic circuits out of the much-touted nanomaterial graphene. Graphene‘s stock shot sky-high last year when the nanomaterial…

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