city air pollution

Google Science Fair: shortlist announced

20 August 2014  News

Final 15 entries in student science competition highlight chemistry


Quality innovation matters

11 August 2014 News

Examining international teaching and organisational practices

The future of technology and science comes to London

16 July 2014 News

Festival of cutting edge science, technology, design and innovation opens this autumn

Royal Society's 'vision' for education

1 July 2014 News

Roadmap for radically transforming the UK education system includes new baccalaureate, teacher CPD and independent curricula ...

Flaws in specialist teacher training  

Diagnostic probes to cure misconceptions?

To lecture or not to lecture?  

Exam scores improved through active learning

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MOFs head to market

3 July 2014 Feature

The most porous manmade materials, metal–organic frameworks, are pushing towards commercialisation. Elinor Hughes tracks th...

Bringing molecules into the third dimension  

Peter Hoare and Susan Henderson discuss the use of crystal structures to help both school ...

Re-arming the antibiotic arsenal  

With drug-resistant bacteria constantly in the news, what is being done to develop better ...

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Your summer reading list

... and how you can participate in the International Year of Crystallography


Creativity in assessment

Discussions from the magazine, website and social media


A plea from the trenches

John Dexter ponders what needs to be done to help teachers fulfil their potential