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  • An image showing Hodgkin’s 1945 model of the structure of penicillin

    Has x-ray had its day?

    14 August 2019

    Will the giant of structure determination be toppled by blasts from electron beams?

  • Someone holding small pieces of plastic on a beach


    25 July 2019

    Microplastics, including polypropylene, are present in our oceans, on our beaches and even in bottled water. Ian Robertson investigates the scale and some solutions

  • Image showing Pharmacists in Myanmar scanning medicines using RxAll's RxScanner

    Fighting fake medicines

    16 May 2019

    RxAll’s handheld scanner assesses drug quality in real time via a smartphone