Interview with ESA Director General
How we benefit from space travel
Jan Wörner on the race for space, eco-friendly fuels—and the inspirational power of space travel.
Hydrogen peroxide has long powered innovative applications in chemistry—now it’s also an environmentally friendly propellant for rockets.
Of precious liquids and distant planets
What role are chemical elements playing in the investigation of outer space? How can peptides be produced sustainably?
Crop residues for the fuel tank
Corn, wheat, straw, and millet: Researchers in the USA have found a way to produce ethanol from crop residues.