July 2010


Richard Pike, Chief Executive of the Royal Society of Chemistry

RSC encourages broad view on science funding

30 July 2010

Research Fortnight's front page quotes learned societies including RSC



Richard Pike, Chief Executive of the Royal Society of Chemistry

RSC media profile remains high

29 July 2010

RSC continues to make headlines about education, business and science



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Royal Society of Chemistry launches new journal in transatlantic style

28 July 2010

The RSC launched its flagship journal at three conferences, across three continents in three successive weeks



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Royal Society of Chemistry, American Chemical Society jointly launch sustainability websites

28 July 2010

The two websites show how chemistry can help solve global challenges



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Long-term investment in science imperative to UK economic wellbeing, says RSC

26 July 2010

Reducing Britain's science budget will have a paralysing effect on economic growth



Richard Pike, Chief Executive of the Royal Society of Chemistry

Proposed science exams plumbed new depths says RSC chief exec

21 July 2010

Proposed GCSE science exams recently submitted, but later rejected by the regulator Ofqual, plumbed new depths in "dumbing down".



Richard Pike, Chief Executive of the Royal Society of Chemistry

The Royal Society of Chemistry's week in the public eye

19 July 2010

The RSC's profile continued to rise last week after a number of appearances on TV, radio and in print



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Pupils scoop prize for unravelling conker theory

15 July 2010

Primary school children win a 300 prize for disproving the theory that conkers deter spiders



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Better science labs must be top priority for new and improved schools

09 July 2010

Better science laboratory facilities in schools should be a top priority in any new initiative to replace the recently-cancelled Building Schools for the Future programme



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Royal Society of Chemistry puts out call for Britain's oldest bottle of beer

06 July 2010

The hunt is on to find the nation's oldest unopened bottle of beer in time for the Great British Beer Festival