2015 Nobel Prize in Chemistry announced

Tomas Lindahl, Paul Modrich, and Aziz Sancar win the 2015 award for mechanistic studies of DNA repair.

2015 Small Young Innovator Awards: winners announced!

Xiaodong Chen and Yi Cui will receive the 2015 Small Young Innovator Awards in Bejing on the 3rd of September 2015.

UN leader to be guest of honour at climate change book launch

The Secretary General will appear at UN Headquarters on September the 17th to launch Energy and Global Climate Change by Dr. Anilla Cherian.

Conference Report: 35th Australasian Polymer Symposium

The 35th APS took place on the Gold Coast, Queensland, from the 12th – 15th of July: three and a half days of talks from numerous areas of polymer science.

Social Media for #SciComm

A new publication from Wissenschaft im Dialog describes the changes, opportunities and risks of science communication through social media.

Conference report: Advanced Battery Power

This symposium is a meeting place of academia and industry for discussing current trends and requirements of a battery’s life from cradle to grave.

Polymer International – IUPAC Award 2016 Nominations

The Executive Editorial Board of Polymer International and the IUPAC Polymer Division have announced the 5th award for creativity in applied polymer science or polymer technology.

Eureka moments in Nanochemistry – 2015 Centenary Award

Professor Geoff Ozin has received an RSC Centenary Award – we asked for his thoughts on the research that brought him here.

MRS Spring Meeting 2015, April 6–10, San Francisco, USA

This year’s MRS Spring Meeting was again one of the largest ever.

Conference report: 2nd ERC MIOMIM Meeting 2015, Grenoble

A report from the 2nd ERC BIOMIM meeting, which ran from March the 11th – 13th 2015 at MINATEC in Grenoble, France.