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The Student Spot - Alternative Careers for Scientists beyond the Laboratory by Keren Abecassis
Author: Keren Abecassis
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Date: Jan 21, 2016

The Student Spot is a new regular feature on the Radleys blog in which we invite those who are studying, researching, or practising chemistry to share their thoughts on the latest developments in the world of science. In this inaugural edition, our very own Keren Abecassis offers some advice for anyone who wants to work in STEM while spending as little time as possible in the lab.

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This Week In Chemistry January 2016
This Week in Chemistry - January 2016 Edition
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Date: Jan 14, 2016

In this regular feature we take a look at the events that happened on this very week, throughout history, that served to shape our understanding of the world of chemistry.

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Green Chemistry
Green Chemistry - How to Make Your Lab a Greener, Cleaner Place
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Jan 11, 2016

As manufacturers of laboratory equipment, we are well positioned to make a significant commitment to the advancement of green chemistry. Here's how our equipment can help you to boost productivity while reducing waste and energy consumption.

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Tin
The Element of the Month - Tin
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Dec 30, 2015

Tin is a chemical element with the atomic number 50 and the symbol Sn. It may not look like much, but without tin, we'd likely still be foraging for berries and living in caves.

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Royal Institution Christmas Lectures
The Royal Institution Christmas Lectures 2015 – Space is the Place!
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Dec 23, 2015

The Christmas Lectures have been held at the Royal Institution in London every year since 1825. For the 2015 series, Kevin Fong is looking to the stars.

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On This Week in Chemistry December 2015
This Week in Chemistry - December 2015 Edition
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Dec 16, 2015

In this regular feature we like to take a look at the events that happened on this very week, throughout history, that served to shape our understanding of the chemical world.

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Best Chemistry Set for Kids
Chemistry Sets for Kids - A Brief History of the Perfect Christmas Present
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Dec 09, 2015

What better way to kindle a passion for science than by treating your children to their very own chemistry set? In this special festive post, we’ll take a look at the history of the chemistry set – their early beginnings, their harrowing prime, their slow decline and their potential return.

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Christmas Present Ideas For Scientists
The Best Christmas Presents for the Scientist in Your Life
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Dec 02, 2015

What on Earth do you buy a scientist for Christmas? At Radleys, we have ideas to suit every budget!

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Germanium
The Element of the Month - Germanium
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Nov 25, 2015

The first element to be named after a country, germanium is a fascinating precious metal that's been found across the universe, as far afield as the atmosphere of Jupiter!

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Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week
Carbon Monoxide Awareness Week - How to Conquer the Silent Killer
Author: Simon Moorhouse
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Date: Nov 18, 2015

If there was ever an issue in need of an awareness week, it’s carbon monoxide poisoning. With no smell, taste or colour, carbon monoxide is extremely difficult to detect. But if inhaled, it can cause very serious damage to your health, and can even prove fatal.

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