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Inspiring Women in Science: an interview with The University of Nottingham’s Deborah Kays
Author: Dr Deborah Kays
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Date: Sep 10, 2019

The second interview in our Inspiring Women in Science series is with Dr Deborah Kays, a Professor of Inorganic Chemistry at the University of Nottingham.

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Accurate temperature control achieving big results, on a small scale
Author: RSC Chemistry World & Keren Abecassis, Radleys
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Date: Aug 22, 2019

Read the article as originally seen on RSC Chemistry World: find out how the Mya 4 Reaction Station has made such a difference at Purolite and Johnson Matthey.

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Inspiring Women in Science: an interview with Radleys’ Katherine Wickham
Author: Inez Cornell
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Date: Jul 31, 2019

There’s no doubt that there’s been a push in recent months for more female students to take up STEM subjects at university, but just when will the science community start to see the effects?

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The rise of automation in chemistry
Author: Inez Cornell
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Date: Jun 25, 2019

You could say that we’re currently in the midst of something of an automation revolution. Everywhere you turn it seems that technology is doing a job once reserved for a human...

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6 simple ways to save time in the lab
Author: Inez Cornell
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Date: May 30, 2019

Time - it’s probably one of the things we all wish we had more of. It can be easy for it to slip away, especially when in the midst of a busy lab environment. So just how do some scientists manage to get so much done in a day?

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How to help young people find STEM in our everyday world
Author: Inez Cornell
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Date: Apr 26, 2019

Top tips to help interest young people about STEM using examples in the world around us.

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Reflux reaction mistakes to avoid
Author: Jack Radley
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Date: Mar 04, 2019

Here are our top tips for running a reflux reaction when using a round bottom flask, including some common errors to avoid...

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Keeping kids curious: get your child excited about STEM
Author: Inez Cornell
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Date: Feb 18, 2019

Kids who have confidence in their abilities are more likely to be successful at school, and building skills outside of the classroom is a key driver of this.

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How to get the best results from your jacketed lab reactor
Author: Jack Radley
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Date: Jan 31, 2019

As with any equipment, there are some best practices you can follow in order to optimise performance - so here are our recommendations...

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The best 2018 Christmas presents for your favourite scientist
Author: Inez Cornell
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Date: Dec 07, 2018

What do you get a scientist for Christmas? If you can’t afford to treat them to a complete set of state-of-the-art laboratory equipment, you might struggle to find the perfect gift...

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