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Planting the seeds of sustainable science education

2021-02-11T14:16:00+00:00By

Michele Raggio’s non-profit Seedscience supports teachers in developing countries as they grow their own education programmes

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Linking chemistry with surgery to detect cancerous cells in situ

2021-02-10T10:28:00+00:00By

Livia Schiavinato Eberlin explains how her team has developed a hand-held device for surgeons that analyses tissue samples on a mass spectrometer mid-operation

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Prepare for better interviews

2021-02-04T09:28:00+00:00By

The benefits of sharing questions with candidates beforehand

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Automation in the chemistry lab

2021-01-28T09:49:00+00:00By

Is a robot coming for your job?

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The facts of being a fiction-writing chemist

2021-02-18T09:32:00+00:00By

Meet the chemists making creative use of their scientific skills

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 a group of people talking about plants

Planting the seeds of sustainable science education

Michele Raggio’s non-profit Seedscience supports teachers in developing countries as they grow their own education programmes

An image showing Livia Eberlin with two of her colleagues

Linking chemistry with surgery to detect cancerous cells in situ

Livia Schiavinato Eberlin explains how her team has developed a hand-held device for surgeons that analyses tissue samples on a mass spectrometer mid-operation

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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

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Postdoc employment status varies widely

Researchers are vulnerable to financial instability and issues with healthcare