Thursday, Nov 21, 2013
A portable nitrous oxide sensor, easily carried from place to place, could radically change how scientists and regulators monitor this greenhouse gas.
Thursday, Nov 21, 2013
Medicines that travel directly to a tumor or other target in the body hold great promise for the treatment of cancer and other diseases. Researchers at Princeton have developed a new technique that can rapidly attach targeting molecules to a variety of types of drugs.
Thursday, Nov 21, 2013

When Tsvetelina (Lina) Churalska and Sarah Nagy teamed up with two other Princeton students to build an energy drink business, they quickly realized that the process was going to be more difficult than they had anticipated.

Thursday, Nov 21, 2013

Three domestically available raw materials — coal, biomass and natural gas — may reduce the country’s dependence on imports and vulnerability to volatile oil prices while addressing the increasing national fuel demand at a low financial and environmental cost.

Thursday, Nov 21, 2013

Yeast, bacteria and mammalian cells are often harnessed to act as small factories that produce drugs, biofuels and other products. Megan McClean, an associate research scholar in Princeton’s Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, has developed a system for real-time control of the amount of protein made by yeast in these biological...

Thursday, Nov 21, 2013

Measuring magnetism is important in applications ranging from the detection of landmines to the diagnosis of health conditions, such as epilepsy and cardiac arrhythmias, caused by disruptions in electrical signals. Over the last several years, physics professor Michael Romalis and his team have developed some of the world’s most sensitive...

Thursday, Nov 21, 2013

Researchers in fields ranging from toxicology to marine biology will be pleased to know that a new microscope is in development — one that produces high-quality 3-D images by observing subjects as they flow through a liquid channel beneath the microscope’s lens.

Thursday, Nov 21, 2013

As atmospheric carbon dioxide levels rise, Liquid Light Inc., a startup of 26 people located in Monmouth Junction, N.J., sees opportunity in carbon dioxide emissions.

Thursday, Nov 29, 2012

Accurate measurements of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere are vital to our understanding of how pollution influences climate change.

Thursday, Nov 29, 2012

Expensive and rare, platinum is a crucial industrial catalyst. During the manufacture of consumer goods, miniscule amounts of platinum become trapped in consumer products, costing industry millions of dollars a year. But Paul Chirik, Princeton’s Edwards S.

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