Long reads – Page 5

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    The right CV for me

    2015-01-22T00:00:00Z

    It may only be read for a few seconds, so your CV needs to make an impact. Charlotte Ashley-Roberts explains how best to show off your skills

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    Succour for India's struggling scientists

    2015-01-21T00:00:00Z

    The Right to Research foundation is helping Indian researchers to work their way into a job, as Rajesh Parishwad finds out

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    Picturing the past with mass spec

    2015-01-06T00:00:00Z

    Angela Lamb talks to Nina Notman about mastering isotope analysis to reconstruct ancient climates and cultures

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    Chemistry by the tun

    2014-11-27T00:00:00Z

    Emma Davies talks to the chemists using their science skills to set up stills and brew up beverages

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    Building a city of knowledge

    2014-10-29T00:00:00Z

    Fernando Albericio left a comfortable position in Spain to help found Ecuador’s newest university. Michele Catanzaro finds out why

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    Nuclear energy's next generation

    2014-10-22T00:00:00Z

    Sarah Houlton meets the graduates training for careers in the nuclear industry

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    Cupcake chemists

    2014-10-15T00:00:00Z

    Bakery beginners Ann Gardiner and Kerri Elston talk to Yfke Hager about leaving the lab to create chemistry in the kitchen

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    Planning a 50-year career

    2014-09-30T00:00:00Z

    The retirement age is creeping up, so it’s wise to think about your future today, says Julie Franklin

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    Signing science

    2014-09-24T00:00:00Z

    Helen Carmichael reports on a project that’s making sign language scientifically articulate

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    Thinking outside the blocks

    2014-09-17T00:00:00Z

    Ellen Kooijman talks to Yfke Hager about research, rocks and building bricks

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    Growing green

    2014-09-03T00:00:00Z

    Charlotte Ashley-Roberts gives some tips on getting into green careers

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    Ice cold chemist

    2014-08-21T00:00:00Z

    Eric Wolff constructs the chemistry of ancient climate from Antarctic ice cores. Nina Notman reports

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    It came from the blog

    2014-08-21T00:00:00Z

    Is blogging an innocuous pastime? Or could it help, or even harm, your career? Hayley Birch investigates

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    West side stories

    2014-07-28T00:00:00Z

    A stint in a US chemistry lab is a rite of passage for many academics. Sarah Houlton talks to the chemists who went to the labs of opportunity

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    To detect and defend

    2014-07-23T00:00:00Z

    Rebecca Hopkins tells Philip Robinson about her life and work as a scientist in the UK’s Defence Science and Technology Laboratory

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    Getting the balance right

    2014-07-02T00:00:00Z

    Julie Franklin explains the advantages of flexible working, and how to make it work for you

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    Masters of their art

    2014-06-25T00:00:00Z

    Nina Notman meets the National Gallery’s team of analysts, putting masterpieces under the microscope and protecting them for posterity

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    Art imitating life

    2014-06-19T00:00:00Z

    Briony Marshall’s sculptures find form in her biochemical background, she tells Manisha Lalloo

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    Masters of all things green

    2014-06-11T00:00:00Z

    The University of York’s green chemistry master’s educates on all angles, from legislation to commercialisation, as Emma Davies finds out

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    Remote possibilities

    2014-06-02T00:00:00Z

    Now you can graduate in drug discovery without ever leaving the house, as Sarah Houlton finds out