May 2010


Supermarket shelves

Food in supermarkets at risk from contamination

24 May 2010

Chemicals used in adhesives for food labels can seep through packaging and contaminate food





Richard Pike, Chief Executive of the Royal Society of Chemistry

Scrap the swingometer - the public don't get it

20 May 2010

Election programmes on television might as well ditch their sophisticated swingometers, says Richard Pike



Dr Richard Pike

Government must cut the Gordian knot of vested interest in education

13 May 2010

Richard Pike calls for decisive action, not fruitless unpicking



mouse

Mice go dirty dancing on keyboards at night

12 May 2010

Mice hunt for crumbs between computer keys, say RSC anecdotal sources



Professor David Phillips

RSC President-elect becomes only the second UK scientist to win The Porter Medal

05 May 2010

Professor David Phillips wins prestigious photochemistry award