Carmen Drahl is a freelance science writer based in Washington, D.C.
Carmen Drahl's Articles
- NewsSimple molecules called alpha hydroxy acids form cell-sized structures in conditions mimicking early Earth chemistry.
- FeatureChitin and chitosan from crustacean shells could put a dent in the world’s plastic waste problem.
- Science VisualizedMost elements on the periodic table have at least one stable form. But some don’t. Here’s how long those unstable members endure.
- NewsSpeedy molecular identification originally developed for proteins might benefit crime lab researchers and drugmakers.