Developing a Chemistry Laboratory Manual

submitted by: UP Los Baños
Documentation of the special seminar given by Prof. Josefina L. Solivas of UPLB's Institute of Chemistry during the College Chemistry Teachers Camp, August 22 to 24, 2012 at UPLB, Los Baños, Laguna. The College Chemistry Teacher's Camp is a workshop conducted by the Institute of Chemistry, through the funding of the Commission on Higher Education, for selected chemistry teachers from six universities in the Philippines. [Important Note: Talk was delivered in alternative English and...

Science Nation - Skin Mounted Electronics

submitted by: nsf
John Rogers and his team at the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana have come up with a way to monitor the body electronically that really sticks. They have developed a small, flexible circuit device that sticks comfortably to the skin and is artfully camouflaged as a temporary tattoo. It can read a patient's brainwaves, heart rate and muscle activity while they are going about their normal activity, making it possible to cut back on visits to the doctor's office. Rogers envisions one...