Replacing platinum in catalysts

Platinum-group metals are of crucial for green technologies, but low in supply. Could an alternative material provide a solution?

Geometallurgy broken down

Eight useful facts about geometallurgy
L–R: Lucy Shackleton, Europe Policy Officer at European Higher Education, and Lisa Bungeroth, Policy Officer at European<br /> Research

Hot topic: The EU referendum and science in the UK

Scientists and policymakers debate the merits of EU membership for UK science

Battery evolution

Li-ion batteries have evolved thanks to several landmark innovations
Li-ion battery

Solid-state batteries

A parasitic conduction mechanism could lead to safer Li-ion batteries