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Recent Articles #1

Diamond Planet

Planet Made of Diamond Twice the Size of Earth Discovered in Outer Space

Filed in Astronomy by on June 25, 2014 0 Comments • views: 109

Scientists have made a stunning discovery 40 light-years away from us in Cancer the crab constellation. A Yale University team of researchers under the leadership of Nikku Madhusudhan claim to have found a Super-Earth orbiting a star. That was back in 2012. Now, another team found an Earth-sized planet also made of diamond! The findings […]

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Recent Articles #2

El Chupacabra Captured Alive in South Texas [Video]
Bizarre

El Chupacabra Captured Alive in South Texas [Video]

Filed in Bizarre News, Funny, Funny News, Interesting News, News by on April 4, 2014 0 Comments • views: 102

A live specimen of the legendary blood-sucking monster ‘El Chupacabra’ has apparently been captured by a Texas resident, CNN News reports. According to the article published by CNN, a couple from Ratcliffe, TX has spotted a freakishly looking canine munching on some corn up in a tree on their property. Texan Jackie Stock describes the […]

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Nanotechnology Courses in Chicago, IL

Ottie, one of the Chemical Engineering News readers sent in a question asking if there are  any “Chicago City Colleges that are offering nanotechnology courses directly, not through a 3rd party?” The answer, unfortunatelly, is no – at the present time there are no Nanotech classes offered by the City Colleges of Chicago (CCC). There are […]

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Curing CVI – U.S. Researcher Invents a New Organ: a Miniature Heart!

The saying ‘Need is the mother of invention’ has been proven true once again! This time it has been Q.E.D’ed by Narine Sarvazyan, Ph.D., a researcher from George Washington University who invented a new human organ – a mini heart. Dr. Sarvazyan needed to find a new way of delivery (return) of blood from veins […]

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Personal Injury Attorney: No Litigation in Nanotech-Linked Mesothelioma Cases

Filed in Chemical Engineering News, Mesothelioma, Nanotechnology, News by on March 3, 2014 0 Comments • views: 123

Last February, I published an article investigating alleged links between carbon nanotubes, one of the wonder children of Nanotechnology, and Mesothelioma, a rare type of malignant cancer. Now, a year on, it is high time to take another look at the subject. I started by checking with a personal injury attorney – after all, if […]

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Environmental Engineering Program Offered at University of New Hampshire!

Filed in Academics, Chemical Engineering News, Environmental Engineering, News by on January 22, 2014 0 Comments • views: 89

Good news for engineering students and professionals in New England – UNH now offers an Environmental Engineering Program! I have been contacted by a representative of University of New Hampshire (Linda Conti from the Professional Development & Training department) asking to share this info with the Chemical Engineering News readers. University of New Hampshire Continuing Education for Professionals […]

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Smart Contact Lens from Google can Measure Wearer’s Glucose Levels

Filed in Nanomedicine, Nanotechnology News by on January 18, 2014 0 Comments • views: 348

BREAKING NEWS from the world of very small technologies: the tech giant Google has just announced it has a working prototype of a contact lens that can measure the glucose levels in the body of the person wearing them. Tiny sensors, located between layers of the lens, test for the amount of glucose in persons […]

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5 Chemical Engineering Companies I Would Like to Work at

Last year, I wrote an article about top 5 Nanotech companies I’d like to work at but since this is a Chemical Engineering News website, I thought I should also compile some chemical engineering companies ranked by my interest in working for them. Since there are no “Chemical Engineering Companies” per se, so lets just […]

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Group ISO Merchant Services – Monetize Your Science Blog!

Filed in eCommerce, Group ISO Reviews by on January 13, 2014 0 Comments • views: 174

If you’ve been convinced by my article with reason to start a science blog and followed my suggestions from the how-to article on the same subject that I posted back in July and August of 2012, chances are that you have a fully functioning websites with readers who subscribe to your news feed. If so, […]

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Happy Boxing Day!

Filed in Happy Boxing Day by on December 26, 2013 0 Comments • views: 67

Happy Boxing Day to all scientists and science lovers from the UK and all of the Commonwealth Nations! For those of you who don’t know of this holiday, it is a day after Christmas – December 26, which in many European countries is celebrated as the Second Day of Christmas. The name comes from the […]

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Benzene Cancer Link Study Shows Increased Risk of Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS) at Low Exposure

Filed in Chemical Engineering, Healthcare by on October 30, 2013 1 Comment • views: 131

Benzene Rings and Cancer: Personal Risk of MDS Benzene and cancer link? Of course. It’s been widely known that benzene is a carcinogen. It’s a relatively more recent development, however, that a myelodysplastic syndrome risk with benzene also occurs. MDS symptoms in petroleum workers were found to be far more likely. The culprit? Benzene rings. […]

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10 Reasons to Become a Chemical Engineer [Infographic]

People are asking why do you want to be a Chemical Engineer, so I decided to put together this infographic:

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Asteroid Mining Company, NASA, Will Explore Stocks of Planetary Resources After Manned Mars Mission Flight in 2020 views: 399

In 2010, President Barack Obama cancelled the NASA Constellation program – the United States’ return trip to the moon- but identified a new target instead.  In preparation for a manned Mars mission flight in 2020, America would travel to a near-Earth asteroid. This was reaffirmed during his Reddit AMA in 2012, where he typed, “we are focused […]

Planet Made of Diamond Twice the Size of Earth Discovered in Outer Space views: 109

Scientists have made a stunning discovery 40 light-years away from us in Cancer the crab constellation. A Yale University team of researchers under the leadership of Nikku Madhusudhan claim to have found a Super-Earth orbiting a star. That was back in 2012. Now, another team found an Earth-sized planet also made of diamond! The findings […]

El Chupacabra Captured Alive in South Texas [Video] views: 102

A live specimen of the legendary blood-sucking monster ‘El Chupacabra’ has apparently been captured by a Texas resident, CNN News reports. According to the article published by CNN, a couple from Ratcliffe, TX has spotted a freakishly looking canine munching on some corn up in a tree on their property. Texan Jackie Stock describes the […]

Nanotechnology Courses in Chicago, IL views: 130

Ottie, one of the Chemical Engineering News readers sent in a question asking if there are  any “Chicago City Colleges that are offering nanotechnology courses directly, not through a 3rd party?” The answer, unfortunatelly, is no – at the present time there are no Nanotech classes offered by the City Colleges of Chicago (CCC). There are […]

Curing CVI – U.S. Researcher Invents a New Organ: a Miniature Heart! views: 132

The saying ‘Need is the mother of invention’ has been proven true once again! This time it has been Q.E.D’ed by Narine Sarvazyan, Ph.D., a researcher from George Washington University who invented a new human organ – a mini heart. Dr. Sarvazyan needed to find a new way of delivery (return) of blood from veins […]

Personal Injury Attorney: No Litigation in Nanotech-Linked Mesothelioma Cases views: 123

Last February, I published an article investigating alleged links between carbon nanotubes, one of the wonder children of Nanotechnology, and Mesothelioma, a rare type of malignant cancer. Now, a year on, it is high time to take another look at the subject. I started by checking with a personal injury attorney – after all, if […]

Environmental Engineering Program Offered at University of New Hampshire! views: 89

Good news for engineering students and professionals in New England – UNH now offers an Environmental Engineering Program! I have been contacted by a representative of University of New Hampshire (Linda Conti from the Professional Development & Training department) asking to share this info with the Chemical Engineering News readers. University of New Hampshire Continuing Education for Professionals […]

Smart Contact Lens from Google can Measure Wearer’s Glucose Levels views: 348

BREAKING NEWS from the world of very small technologies: the tech giant Google has just announced it has a working prototype of a contact lens that can measure the glucose levels in the body of the person wearing them. Tiny sensors, located between layers of the lens, test for the amount of glucose in persons […]

5 Chemical Engineering Companies I Would Like to Work at views: 129

Last year, I wrote an article about top 5 Nanotech companies I’d like to work at but since this is a Chemical Engineering News website, I thought I should also compile some chemical engineering companies ranked by my interest in working for them. Since there are no “Chemical Engineering Companies” per se, so lets just […]

Group ISO Merchant Services – Monetize Your Science Blog! views: 174

If you’ve been convinced by my article with reason to start a science blog and followed my suggestions from the how-to article on the same subject that I posted back in July and August of 2012, chances are that you have a fully functioning websites with readers who subscribe to your news feed. If so, […]

Happy Boxing Day! views: 67

Happy Boxing Day to all scientists and science lovers from the UK and all of the Commonwealth Nations! For those of you who don’t know of this holiday, it is a day after Christmas – December 26, which in many European countries is celebrated as the Second Day of Christmas. The name comes from the […]

Benzene Cancer Link Study Shows Increased Risk of Myelodysplastic Syndrome (MDS) at Low Exposure views: 131

Benzene Rings and Cancer: Personal Risk of MDS Benzene and cancer link? Of course. It’s been widely known that benzene is a carcinogen. It’s a relatively more recent development, however, that a myelodysplastic syndrome risk with benzene also occurs. MDS symptoms in petroleum workers were found to be far more likely. The culprit? Benzene rings. […]

10 Reasons to Become a Chemical Engineer [Infographic] views: 284

People are asking why do you want to be a Chemical Engineer, so I decided to put together this infographic: