This Week In Chemistry

This Week in Chemistry – 3D printing glass, and how mole rats avoid suffocation

17-04-23 This Week in Chemistry

Here’s the weekly summary of both new chemistry research and studies that have been in the news. This week features news on how mole rats alter their metabolism to avoid suffocation, a method that allows 3D printing of small glass objects, and more. As always links to further articles and original research papers are provided below.

Note: links to studies behind a journal paywall are indicated with (£). Studies without this symbol are open access, and can be accessed and read for free. Asterisked studies are free but require logging in to read.


Featured Stories

Naked mole rats alter metabolism to avoid suffocation: [Article] [Study (£)]

Silica nanoparticle ink helps make 3D printed glass: [Article] [Study]

Blue light from phones damages retinal cells: [Article] [Study*]

Velcro-inspired fibres could find jet engine uses: [Article] [Study (£)]

Researchers create the first carbon nanobelt: [Article] [Study (£)]


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