The Suzuki reaction, named after chemistry laureate Akira Suzuki (鈴木 章), is a way for chemists to join carbon atoms together. It has used to create polymers that emit light, to develop light-capturing molecules and more.
Venkatraman Ramakrishnan, Frances Arnold, John Goodenough, Ernest Rutherford, Jennifer Doudna, Akira Suzuki, Marie Skłodowska Curie, Ahmed Zewail. These are just some of the scientists who have received the #NobelPrize in Chemistry. Who will join them in 2022?
"The School District of Philadelphia needs long-term, sustainable funding," write Akira Rodriguez and Liam Rose Martin. "City officials should compel universities... to make PILOTs, or payments in lieu of taxes."
This year’s #NobelPrize laureate Akira Yoshino succeeded in eliminating pure lithium from the battery, instead basing it wholly on lithium ions, which are safer than pure lithium. This made the battery workable in practice.
“Luke Skywalker? I thought he was a myth.” Preview the first five pages of the new Star Wars: The Legends of Luke Skywalker—The Manga, out today! Art by Akira Himekawa, Haruichi, Subaru, Akira Fukaya, and Takashi Kisaki. Adapted from the novel by Ken Liu. (1/5)
We’re excited to share a message from Dragon Ball creator Akira Toriyama about DRAGON BALL Z: KAKAROT! #DBZKAKAROT Are you ready to experience this fresh new take on Goku's story? Pre-Order your copy today:
RIP to the screenwriter Shinobu Hashimoto, who has passed away at the age of 100. The masterful pen behind some of Akira Kurosawa's most enduring work, including Rashomon, Ikiru, Seven Samurai and Throne of Blood.