Rice bioscientists have created bacteria that self-assembles into a material like putty that could soak up pollutants.
Rice biologists are using Texas as a living lab to study how symbiotic fungi help grasses tolerate drought.
Racial segregation magnifies the effects of childhood lead exposure according to new research from Rice, Duke and Notre Dame
Rice chemical engineers have improved their light-powered catalyst for destroying forever chemical PFOA.
Rice researchers find the economic cost of emissions from agriculture and their risks to populations through air pollution and climate change.
A prairie garden at Rice University demonstrates the benefits of replacing manicured lawns with resilient plants and grasses that need little maintenance and help protect the environment.
Rice Architecture's Wortham Fellows are among recipients of this year's Architectural League of New York Prize for Young Architects.
Engineers develop a high-performance nanowire catalyst that pulls ammonia and solid ammonia (fertilizer) from nitrate in wastewater.
Rice University chemists treat waste plastic to absorb carbon dioxide from flue gas streams more efficiently than current processes.
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Rice engineers suggest that flaring of natural gas at oil and gas fields in the United States, primarily in North Dakota and Texas, contributed to dozens of premature deaths in 2019.
The Rice University Sustainable Futures Fund backs six projects to help bolster the planet’s environmental health.
Rice University scientists applied their flash Joule heating process to coal fly ash and other toxic waste to safely extract rare earth elements essential to modern electronics and green technologies.
Rice University scientists are using machine learning techniques to streamline the process of synthesizing graphene from waste through flash Joule heating.
The Nov. 19-20 conference focused on narratives around natural catastrophes in the Americas and Circum-Caribbean