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How robots are revolutionizing chemical oceanography

Automated vessels are making it possible for scientists to monitor chemistry anytime, anywhere in Earth’s oceans

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Industrial Safety

Western firms must rethink sourcing after Chinese explosion, report urges

Environmental group says customers kept buying from doomed plant despite its safety shortcomings

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The newest food trend is in the ground

Food companies’ sustainability goals hinge on soil health

Sauerkraut bacteria signal the immune system

Metabolite from lactic acid bacteria activates immune cells

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Green Chemistry

Electrified reactor could slash climate impact of industrial hydrogen production

Replacing gas combustion with renewable electricity to heat steam-methane reformers would cut global CO2 emissions

Boosting the performance of aqueous potassium-ion batteries

Water-based electrolyte offers safety and cost advantages compared with electrolytes in conventional lithium-ion batteries