Untapped Potential

Untapped Potential Ensuring a safe water supply is one of the most compelling challenges humanity faces in the 21st century. The nine-minute film “Untapped Potential” highlights the game-changing solutions being developed in the chemical sciences. “Untapped...

Direct Air Capture

Direct Air Capture & The Future of Climate Change Global climate change is one of the most important challenges of our time, and chemists and chemical engineers are at the forefront of this effort. One especially promising technology is through Direct Air...

Rewriting Life

Rewriting Life The CRISPR-Cas9 technology, and the subsequent research-based innovations stemming from its discovery, integrate chemistry and evolution to program and re-program biology. David Liu at the Broad Institute has taken the basics of CRISPR and innovated the...