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    Research

    Stefano Farris: Food packaging chemistry

    2014-08-19T00:00:00Z

    Stefano Farris discusses how his research could help reduce the amount of plastic used to wrap ham, cheese and pasta

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    Feature

    The worldwide chemist

    2014-07-31T00:00:00Z

    Bea Perks profiles Martyn Poliakoff, the internet’s favourite ‘mad professor’

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    Careers

    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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    Research

    Aaron Wheeler: Algae-on-a-chip

    2014-07-22T00:00:00Z

    Aaron Wheeler talks to Harriet Brewerton about bringing the energy and microfluidics communities together

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    Careers

    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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    Opinion

    A mind-blowing legacy

    2014-06-11T00:00:00Z

    Alexander Shulgin’s research on psychoactive drugs shows how molecules can take on a life of their own once they leave the lab, says Mark Peplow

  • Tom Brown
    Feature

    Triple-stranded success story

    2014-06-02T00:00:00Z

    Tom Brown is our Entrepreneur of the Year. He tells Sarah Houlton the secrets of his success

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    Research

    Stan Golunski: Sustaining catalytic collaborations

    2014-05-09T00:00:00Z

    The Cardiff Catalysis Institute’s deputy director chats to us about supercritical anti-solvent precipitation and working alongside industry through the KCMC

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    Careers

    Thinking small

    2014-04-29T00:00:00Z

    Developing tiny catalysts for miniature devices in a compact company, Daniele Leonarduzzi tells Manisha Lalloo why small is beautiful

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    Careers

    Changing phases

    2014-04-15T00:00:00Z

    John Goodby has discovered new forms of matter and invented new materials. Helen Carmichael speaks to him about his career

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    Feature

    The sultan of synthesis

    2014-04-11T00:00:00Z

    Phil Baran is spurring organic chemists to rethink how they make complex compounds, as Mark Peplow discovers

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    Careers

    Chasing the sun

    2014-03-19T00:00:00Z

    It took some time, and a lot of jobs, but Matt Carnie eventually found a role he loves in materials research. Manisha Lalloo asks for his career analysis

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    Business

    Refined gels for cultured cells

    2014-02-21T00:00:00Z

    Company profile: Biogelx makes self-assembled peptide hydrogels with tuneable properties

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    Careers

    The asymmetry problem

    2014-02-05T00:00:00Z

    Reiko Kuroda has been tackling asymmetry her whole life, from molecular chirality to gender inequality, she tells James Mitchell Crow

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    Business

    Plug and play redox enzymes

    2014-01-17T00:00:00Z

    Technology profile: HydRegen is making cofactor-dependent catalysis cleaner

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    Careers

    A career in careers

    2014-01-15T00:00:00Z

    Finding a job took an unexpected turn when Victoria Walker discovered a talent for getting jobs for others. Helen Carmichael reports

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    Careers

    The pain killer

    2013-11-13T00:00:00Z

    Life is pretty painless working in Reckitt Benckiser’s Nurofen team, Sarah Houlton learns

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    Careers

    The plastics surgeon

    2013-11-05T00:00:00Z

    Sarah Houlton takes a ‘Peek’ at the career of polymer chemist Alice Matthews

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    Business

    Peek performance

    2013-11-04T00:00:00Z

    Company profile: Victrex is taking high-performance polymers to the limit

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    Careers

    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