For decades, chemists have aspired to do carefully controlled chemistry on carbon-hydrogen bonds. Emory chemists have published a method that combines both these factors to make an inert C-H bond reactive -- effectively turning chemical "trash" to "treasure."
Students in Emory's Candler School of Theology confront America's legacy of slavery and lynching as part of a curriculum preparing them to lead communities on the road to racial reconciliation.
A hundred years ago, the 1918 flu pandemic swept the globe killing 50 to 100 million people. Since then, there have been three more pandemics -- in 1957, 1968 and 2009. The next pandemic, say experts, is a question of when, not if. Are we ready?