New photocatalyst produces ammonia from atmospheric nitrogen at room temperature without fossil fuels
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New photocatalyst produces ammonia from atmospheric nitrogen at room temperature without fossil fuels

The research team was inspired by nature and developed a iron-metalated porphyrin based metal-organic frame photocatalyst. Credit: City University of
Stinky 'mushball' hailstones on Uranus may explain an atmospheric anomaly there
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Stinky 'mushball' hailstones on Uranus may explain an atmospheric anomaly there

Recent discoveries of ammonia-rich hailstones on Jupiter, which were dubbed "mushballs", could explain why Uranus or Neptune appear to have no
Giant 'Mushballs' Could Be Hiding The Missing Ammonia on Neptune And Uranus
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Giant 'Mushballs' Could Be Hiding The Missing Ammonia on Neptune And Uranus

The beauty of planetary science is the possibility that information from one planet can explain phenomena on another. From our experience on the
Mushballs inside Uranus and Neptune may solve an atmospheric mystery
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Mushballs inside Uranus and Neptune may solve an atmospheric mystery

Uranus might have ammonia clumps in its atmosphere Buradaki/Alamy Neptune and Uranus may have mushballs, which are slushy hailstones that hide deep
Combining sunlight and wastewater nitrate to make the world's number 2 chemical
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Combining sunlight and wastewater nitrate to make the world's number 2 chemical

Researchers at UIC have created a sustainable electrochemical system that combines a solar cell with a well that holds a liquid solution. The liquid