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Tandem Solar Cells Set Green Record

February 14, 2012 3:33 am | News | Comments

Researchers report that they have significantly enhanced polymer solar cells' performance by building a device with a new tandem structure that combines multiple cells with different absorption bands.

E-Cars May be Worse for Environment than Gasoline

February 14, 2012 3:30 am | News | Comments

Researchers show that electric cars in China have an overall impact on pollution that could be more harmful to health than gasoline vehicles.

Climate Change Could Make Devastating Storms More Frequent

February 14, 2012 3:27 am | News | Comments

With climate change, today’s “100-year floods” may happen every 3 to 20 years, according to new research.


Calorie-Free Drinks Could Reduce Obesity

February 14, 2012 3:24 am | News | Comments

Making a simple substitution of water or diet soft drinks for drinks with calories can help people lose 4 to 5 pounds, a study shows.

4th Annual Readers' Choice Awards Winners

February 13, 2012 11:38 am | News | Comments

Congratulations to all 2012 Readers' Choice Award winners, selected by the readers of Laboratory Equipment magazine!

New insight into spatial learning in the brain

February 13, 2012 9:51 am | News | Comments

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Marijuana less damaging to lungs than tobacco

February 13, 2012 8:51 am | News | Comments

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Journey of an Olympic Sample

February 13, 2012 7:48 am | Videos | Comments

GlaxoSmithKline is the official provider of laboratory services to the London 2012 Olympic & Paralympic Games. More than 6250 samples will be tested by 12 anti-doping expert analysts and 150 scientists from around the world at a new World Anti-Doping Agency accredited, state-of-the-art laboratory in Harlow.


Chemo During Pregnancy Poses Minimal Risk

February 13, 2012 4:28 am | News | Comments

Studies suggest that pregnant women can be treated almost the same as other cancer patients are, with minimal risk to the fetus.

Storage Unit Provides Error-Free Operation

February 13, 2012 4:14 am | Videos | Comments

The new Cytomat 10 Hotel is a 210 µ-plate capacity ambient storage unit. It is a fast and reliable instrument with access times including barcode scanning of ~10 sec. Multiple single access points around the instrument allow an easy integration in all existing system platforms.

Estrogen in Snakes Stimulates Pheromones

February 13, 2012 4:00 am | Videos | Comments

A study has shown that boosting the estrogen levels of male garter snakes causes them to secrete the same pheromones that females use to attract suitors and attracts other males to them.

Automated Stacker Features Ultimate Versatility

February 13, 2012 3:56 am | Videos | Comments

Thermo Scientific RapidStak Microplate Stacker can be set up in minutes, providing walkaway time and relief from monotonous tasks. Fast and reliable, the RapidStak features dual-instrument loading for ultimate versatility. Plates can be quickly delivered and processed using two instruments simultaneously.

Overeating May Cause Memory Loss

February 13, 2012 3:52 am | News | Comments

Research suggests that consuming between 2,100 and 6,000 calories per day may double the risk of memory loss among people age 70 and older.

Economic Research Suggests Ethanol Mandate Unnecessary

February 13, 2012 3:49 am | News | Comments

Many people are willing to pay a premium for ethanol, but not enough to justify the government mandate for the corn-based fuel, an economist argues.

Body Attempts to Prevent HIV

February 13, 2012 3:46 am | News | Comments

A study reveals a mechanism by which the immune system tries to halt the spread of HIV. Harnessing this mechanism may open up new paths for therapeutic research aimed at slowing the virus’ progression to AIDS.


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