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Too hot for rice?
13-August-2018

Farmers will need to know how rising temperatures in Thailand will affect their rice crops.

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Contact: Pertanika Journals Institution: Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Category: Science
 
Converting Carbon Dioxide into Methane or Ethane Selectively
13-August-2018

Korean researchers developed high-efficiency photocatalysts that convert carbon dioxide into methane or ethane with graphene-covered reduced titanium dioxide. The finding is expected to be utilized in the carbon dioxide reduction and recycling industries.

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Contact: Dajung Kim Institution: DGIST(Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology) Category: Science
 
Creation and Selective Functionalization of Virus-Like Polymer Particles
10-August-2018

Researchers at Tohoku University in Japan have collaborated with others to develop a simple way to create and functionalize virus-like polymer particles that have various nanostructures. The collaboration includes researchers from Michigan University in the USA and Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) in Germany.

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Contact: Ngaroma Riley Institution: Tohoku University Category: Science
 
Hybrid catalyst with high enantiomer selectivity
9-August-2018

A group of Japanese researchers has developed a technology to create a hybrid catalyst from simple-structured, commercially available rhodium and organic catalysts, which reduces chemical waste and produces molecules with high selectivity of an enantiomer, a pair of molecular structures that are non-superimposable mirror images of each other.

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Contact: Tyler Tannert Institution: Hokkaido University Category: Science
 
Beyond the Journal: The science of communicating with the public -- Engaging audiences: A little extra effort please
7-August-2018

Whether talking one to one, using social media, or announcing results in a media release, first consider why the audience should care.

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Contact: Administrator Account Institution: ResearchSEA Category: People
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