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Artificial blood


Nina Notman reports on progress towards products that can, when necessary, replace donor red blood cells

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Watching molecular movies

By Rachel Brazil

Rachel Brazil goes behind the scenes of molecular film sets

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Handheld spectrometers


Andy Extance discovers how portable infrared absorption and Raman scattering analysis tools are inspiring new uses – even within people’s homes

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0318CW Careers Profile - Lucy Padget at Alembia Intellectual Property

From chemist to patent attorney

13 February 2018By Rachel Brazil

How to make the career switch

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Keeping Austin weird

11 February 2018By

Your guide to the Lone Star State’s capital ahead of the 2018 AAAS meeting

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How to become a professor

6 February 2018By ,

Want to succeed in academia? Here’s what universities are looking for

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It’s getting worse for women in STEM

29 January 2018By

Pay, satisfaction and opportunities are lacking

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Art imitating life

29 January 2018By Rachel Brazil

How a chemist and an artist are learning from each other

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How to choose a research group

25 January 2018By

Five tips on picking your path to a PhD

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From our columnists

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Ringing the changes with some unconventional chemistry

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What’s in a number?


Redefining the mole is more than just bean-counting – it helps people reconnect with chemistry

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Do you acknowledge?


Explore the hidden delights of thesis recognition

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A question of reproducibility


Survey of metal–organic frameworks raises concerns about the reliability of adsorption data




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