Virgin Atlantic Airways is the first airline to use biofuel on a commercial flight. The fuel, derived from babassu nuts and coconut oil, formed 25% of the jet fuel. The remainder was kerosene, the typical fuel for jet engines.
Mather Science Explorers pairs scientists (Science Education Fellows) with small groups of freshmen biology students to help students build science skills and achieve academic success in the transition to high school.
Support and training includes:
A focus on long-term academic relationships. Fellows meet with...
The 2019 winners of the Northwestern Scientific Images Contest represent advances across a wide range of disciplines including medicine, chemistry, engineering, physics and astronomy. This gallery... Read More