Merryn Hobbs, a Research and Development Technologist for the global polymer group Trelleborg, didn’t quite get the A-level grades she needed to go to her chosen university. She spoke to us about her chemistry journey, and why she believes things don’t always have to go to plan to have a happy ending.
ChemSci Pick of the Week – How did life evolve? How did simple elements and compounds transform into living, breathing organisms? It’s a question that John Sutherland and his team at MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology are trying to answer, by delving into the field of research known as prebiotic chemistry.