Fred Starr - goes on a blind date

Fred Starr compares postgraduate studies to blind dates due to uncertain results

Viewpoint: Weighing the options - critical raw material shortage

Catherine Joce of Chemistry Innovation looks at potential solutions to critical raw material shortage and support for substitution initiatives

Silicon circuits for biomedical devices gain flex - implantable electronic circuits

Flexible biomedical devices for long-term wireless communication

Dreams of a melting house - manufacturing processes move to the art world

Sculptor Alex Chinneck explains the industrial processes that have helped create an upside down thatched roof and describes his plan to build a melting house

Brimstone to fire batteries - sulphur-based polymer electrode for Li-S batteries

New inverse vulcanisation process may result in improved electrodes for lithium-sulphur batteries