Celebrating Black Scientists

By: Elvis Umaña, Hrishikesh Tupkar, Beichen Liu   February is Black History Month and as a science blog, we’d like to highlight some exceptional Black scientists who have made tremendous contributions to society. From inventing …

“What are Ionic Liquids?”

Ionic liquids are interesting ionic compounds that don’t get much attention outside of academia. This post will give a brief overview of ionic liquids – what they are, their origins, what makes them unique, and some challenges that the field faces.