Perspectives

Of chicken eggs and Antarctic vegetables

A researcher is growing vegetables in the Antarctic, Europe is producing less waste, and 3D printing keeps on growing.

Perspectives

Of effervescent tablets and printed steaks

Is the 3D printer soon going to be serving steaks? Does blockchain make food safer? And which country is home to the most vegetarians?

Water electrolysis

The membrane is the key

AEM electrolysis is expected to produce large amounts of green hydrogen. A new membrane will make it possible.

In my element

“I love and hate chlorine”

The diver Tina Punzel plunges every day into a chlorinated pool. What does she associate with the element chlorine?

The energy transition

Hydrogen: The energy carrier of the future

Jorgo Chatzimarkakis and Hans-Josef Fell discuss the role of hydrogen in the energy supply of the future.

The energy transition

Hydrogen fuels hope

Hydrogen has the potential to fundamentally change the economy. What challenges are the researchers up against?

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Research and Innovation
Science that fascinates—we report on the latest research and innovations in chemistry and related disciplines.
Markets and Regions
Evonik operates in 100 countries all over the globe. In this section we show how the future is being invented in these locations—and why it’s happening there.
People and Visions
Innovations don’t emerge from a vacuum. They are born inside our heads. A report about people who promote their visions with passion.
Opinion and Debate
Progress becomes possible when we criticize the world as it is. That’s why we offer this space for exciting debates—and controversial positions.

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