This year’s peer review week – a global event that celebrates the crucial role of peer review in maintaining scientific quality – has the theme ‘Transparency’. We take a look at why peer review is important, what transparency in peer review means to us, and what we are doing to recognise our reviewers for their efforts.
Heidi Dobbs, Education Coordinator for the Midlands, explains some of the innovative ways that she and her fellow education coordinators support teachers to get the most out of the curriculum and the resources available to them.
The element selenium was discovered 200 years ago. We spoke to the editors of a new book entitled “Organoselenium Compounds in Biology and Medicine”, about the history of selenium research and why it’s so vitally important.