Voices in chemistry

Chemistry World and Notch Communications welcome you to our fifth special collection of content showcasing voices in chemistry. We bring together people from a variety of backgrounds that are driving innovation, challenging cultures, disrupting stereotypes and communicating science to inspire current and future generations.

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PerkinElmer's Ian Robertson beach sampling microplastics

Microplastics – A chance discovery leads to a research passion

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Tiny plastics are polluting our waterways, foods and drinks. To understand and combat this contaminant, we need to leverage technologies capable of detecting their presence and understanding their makeup

Nanoform team

Multidisciplinary science kick starts innovation

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Nanoform scientists discuss how their diverse personalities and scientific backgrounds foster innovation, helping them tackle problems from different angles, and design better processes

In case you missed them, check out our collections on detectives, innovators, sustainability and health technology

A man sits on a Nepalese mountainside with his head in his hands - apparently suffering from altitude sickness

Hypoxia-inducible factors – HIFs


The oxygen sensors that help life react to changing conditions, key to the 2019 Nobel prize in physiology or medicine

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The Last retort illustration

Reimagining the Nobel prize


Honor discoveries, not discoverers

An illustration showing a woman running ahead of her male competitors

Beating gender bias with restrictions


How excluding people can be a mark of inclusion

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Fact checkers take up the fight against fake science on Facebook


Facebook teams up with fact checkers to tackle its science misinformation problem – but is it working?