Sustainability
Flood Water and Society

Flood Water and Society

In this opinion piece, researchers analyze a commonly deployed analytical tool used to think about water in the social sciences: the “hydrosocial cycle”.

Nuclear Power: Extracting Uranium from Seawater

Nuclear Power: Extracting Uranium from Seawater

The combination of high-capacity reusable adsorbents and high-surface-area polyethylene fibers creates a material that can rapidly, selectively and economically extract valuable and precious dissolved metals from water.

Polyesters from Rapeseed Oil

Polyesters from Rapeseed Oil

Researchers in Karlsruhe used plant oils to synthesize renewable long-chain aliphatic polyesters using olefin self-metathesis for the monomer synthesis.