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Adding constraints to understand life’s chemical origins

2021-04-22T13:47:00+01:00By

Matt Powner wants to know if there are chemical rules that govern why certain synthetic strategies are embedded in biology 

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One researcher’s fight to open labs to service dogs

2021-04-21T08:51:00+01:00By

Researcher Joey Ramp’s brain injury and nerve damage meant that she needed a service dog in the lab, and roadblocks ended her PhD pursuit

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Open research needs methodical detail

2021-03-25T14:44:00+00:00By

If another researcher can’t reproduce your work from what you’ve written, are you really being open?

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The life of a chief scientific officer

2021-03-18T09:38:00+00:00By

A dream job for scientists who love to work with people

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The gender pay gap is not going away

2021-05-06T08:34:00+01:00By

Despite a variety of activities in industry and academia, women in chemistry continue to earn less than men

Get insight into the chemical scientist’s working day at some of the world's best known companies, plus advice and guidance on how to land the job of your dreams

An image showing Matthew Powner

Adding constraints to understand life’s chemical origins

Matt Powner wants to know if there are chemical rules that govern why certain synthetic strategies are embedded in biology 

An image showing a service dog

One researcher’s fight to open labs to service dogs

Researcher Joey Ramp’s brain injury and nerve damage meant that she needed a service dog in the lab, and roadblocks ended her PhD pursuit

An illustration showing hands handling money

The gender pay gap is not going away

Despite a variety of activities in industry and academia, women in chemistry continue to earn less than men

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‘Cultural evolution’ needed to reinvigorate academic research

Research funding and academic reward systems should get an overhaul to recognise mentoring and public engagement