Category: Opinion

Science: a path of perseverance

A career in research takes a special kind of person

Science is for lovers. If you don’t love it, then you’re better off finding a different career path: one with financial freedom, glamorous clothes, and the opportunities to wear them. If you’re really set on it though, let me walk you through the life that lies ahead.
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Is antibacterial smartphone glass any use?

New smartphone screens can kill bacteria - in theory

Around this time every year, technology companies large and small gather for a few days of ridiculously large televisions, peculiar inventions (bluetooth fork anybody?) and loud advertising stunts. Every now and again something piques my interest. This year it comes from an unlikely source – the glass maker, Corning.
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