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How I created an $80 million zeolite company

Javier García-Martínez shares how to mix science, entrepreneurship and art

Akira Yoshino at the Japan Prize Foundation

The father of lithium-ion batteries

Akira Yoshino’s journey to winning Japan’s highest scientific honour

Brian Malow at 100th Anniversary of Physics Department at North Carolina State University

The science of stand-up comedy

Science Comedian Brian Malow on cracking wise about chemistry

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How to pass your PhD viva

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