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Scientists find water microdroplets can transform into hydrogen peroxide when condensing on cold surfaces

In its bulk liquid form, whether in a bathtub or an ocean, water is a relatively benign substance with little chemical activity. But down at the scale of tiny droplets, water can turn surprisingly …

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Stanford scientists find water can transform into hydrogen peroxide when condensing on cold surfaces

A Stanford research team that recently discovered an unexpected new chemical behavior of water when tiny droplets form from water vapor has extended the findings to natural, everyday water …

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Extreme weather will produce dangerous travel conditions tonight into Saturday – KBZK Bozeman News

Extreme weather will produce dangerous travel conditions tonight into Saturday  KBZK Bozeman News

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Heat and dust help launch Martian water into space, scientists find

Scientists using an instrument aboard NASA’s Mars Atmosphere and Volatile EvolutioN, or MAVEN, spacecraft have discovered that water vapor near the surface of the Red Planet is lofted higher into the …

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Can oxygen pump breathe life into ocean ‘dead zone?’

Aquatic “dead zones” are a tragic illustration of human beings’ negative impact on the world’s oceans. They are areas so overloaded with pollutants that they have difficulty sustaining any …

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Foiling Into a New Comfort Zone

It must look like a ghost ship as foils across the ocean in the dead of night. The cockpit is tiny and lines … I am well past my comfort zone now and amazed at all the things I didn’t know about the …

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Scientists reveal new clues into how Earth got its oxygen

For much of Earth’s four and a half billion years, the planet was barren and inhospitable; it wasn’t until the world acquired its blanket of oxygen that multicellular life could really get going. But …

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UChicago scientists reveal new clues into how Earth got its oxygen

An innovative technique reveals new information about the role of oceanic iron in the rise of Earth’s atmosphere—and can even shed light on the search for habitable planets in other star systems.

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Venezuela’s broken oil industry is spewing crude into the Caribbean Sea

The once powerful sector has suffered years of mismanagement, corruption, falling prices and, now, a U.S. embargo.

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Venezuela’s PDVSA confirms oil leak into sea near refinery complex

Venezuela’s state-owned oil company PDVSA [PDVSA.UL] on Saturday confirmed an oil leak from an oil line and a gas pipeline into the Caribbean Sea near the largest refining center in the country, but …

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