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£25,000 Materials Science Prize Announced

The Armourers and Brasiers' Venture prize supports materials scientists in exploiting new and exciting ideas

Global Salary Guide Launch 2012

Oil & Gas Division
Oil and gas industry looking to the future with confidence as Salary Guide reveals sentiment and wages continue to rise strongly

Life on Concrete - bioreceptive building material

Materials World magazine
Researchers at the Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya in Barcelona, Spain, have developed a biological concrete that provides a home for pigmented organisms, including lichens, microalgae and mosses

Use your marbles - New applications for unused ideas

Materials World magazine
An online start-up is dusting off unused inventions and letting a team of scientists, academics and enthusiasts find new applications for university research projects stuck in development limbo