Tuesday – Big day tomorrow (and a holey material!)

Good luck for everyone sitting Chemistry exams tomorrow. If you work hard and do well then you too could be inventing cutting edge materials like this…

A metal-organic framework that could soak up carbon dioxide (BBC/University of Nottingham)

The simulation above shows an amazing new material, developed at the University of Nottingham, that can soak up carbon dioxide at high pressure but then hold on to it as the pressure is reduced again – an amazing property that could help us capture and store the greenhouse gas in future!


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