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Explosion rocks silicones plant

Three people are dead and another is missing at AB Specialty Silicones site in Waukegan, Illinois

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Analytical Chemistry

Visualizing stereochemistry with electron diffraction

Researchers adapt analytical method to determine absolute stereochemistry of small, organic molecules

Video: Speeding up odor analysis for food science

Mass spec coupled with a spongy silicone mesh can help researchers rapidly screen food odorants

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Energy Storage

Boosting the performance of aqueous potassium-ion batteries

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

Fluoride treatment protects solar cells

Additive's knack for forming strong bonds impedes ion diffusion and decomposition in perovskite layer