Inspiring lives – Page 5

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    Ice cream inspiration

    2013-10-03T00:00:00Z

    Cesar Vega has united his love of food and science in his career at Mars. But he is also on a mission to teach the science of cooking, as he tells Emma Davies

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    Different strokes

    2013-08-16T00:00:00Z

    Carlos Gutierrez tells Yfke Hager why he’s devoted to supporting minorities entering science

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    Building batteries that breathe

    2013-07-24T00:00:00Z

    Long before energy storage materials were in vogue, Peter Bruce saw their potential, as Emma Davies finds out

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    Going with the flow chemistry

    2013-06-21T00:00:00Z

    Elizabeth Farrant climbed to the top in big pharma, but now she’s working at a smaller scale, as Sarah Houlton finds out

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    Reality microscopy

    2013-05-30T00:00:00Z

    Pratibha Gai talks to James Mitchell Crow about her life’s work, watching the secret life of atoms

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    Starting out in academia

    2013-04-10T00:00:00Z

    Serena Corr talks to Manisha Lalloo about her life as a young academic

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    Chemdoodler draws on chemistry

    2013-03-06T00:00:00Z

    Kevin Theisen’s software is used by scientists all over the world. Sarah Houlton learns why he moved from the chemistry programme to chemistry programmer

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    Toxicologist with pesticides on the brain

    2013-02-13T00:00:00Z

    Vanessa Fitsanakis’ career in toxicology goes all the way back to the farm where she grew up. Helen Carmichael traces her journey from agriculture to academia

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    Cleaning up

    2013-01-18T00:00:00Z

    From washing clothes to saving lives, the products of Phil Souter’s watery work can be found across the globe, as Helen Carmichael finds out

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    You're hired

    2013-01-04T00:00:00Z

    Alan Sugar’s latest apprentice is setting up a recruitment agency specialising in sectors that make a difference. Emma Davies finds out more

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    Of castes and chemistry

    2012-12-12T00:00:00Z

    From southern India to Northern Ireland, Geetha Srinivasan has been applying her research to solving real world problems, as Sarah Houlton finds out

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    Allow me to demonstrate

    2012-12-05T00:00:00Z

    As Peter Wothers gets ready to deliver this year’s Royal Institution Christmas lectures, Sarah Houlton finds out he’s had a lifetime of preparation

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    Pied Piper of chemistry

    2012-10-23T00:00:00Z

    Andrea Sella is blowing the trumpet for chemistry, charming children and adults alike, as Nina Notman finds out

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    Tastefully done

    2012-09-12T00:00:00Z

    Russell Keast’s early years as a chef gave him an appetite for science that took him out of the kitchen and into the lab, he tells James Mitchell Crow

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    What's law got to do with it?

    2012-08-14T00:00:00Z

    Sean Seymore’s career has taken him from the lab to law school and back again. Yfke Hager determines his motive

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    Fuelling the chemistry revival

    2012-07-25T00:00:00Z

    Alan Darragh left industry behind to inspire others to study science, and now he’s helping to restart a long-lost chemistry department he tells Emma Davies

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    On your marks, get set, go

    2012-07-02T00:00:00Z

    Damian Bailey runs Nina Notman through the highs and lows of his career as an academic studying oxygen transport in the body

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    The profits of poison

    2012-06-01T00:00:00Z

    Glenn King tells James Mitchell Crow that when it comes to spider venom he just can’t get enough

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    Views from a tall poppy

    2012-03-31T00:00:00Z

    Craig Priest tells Yfke Hager that stumbling into chemistry and tripping round the globe have given him a passion for science that he’s eager to share

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    To ECHA his own

    2012-03-01T00:00:00Z

    The EU’s Reach regulation involves a huge data gathering operation - Kaihsu Tai is working right at its heart