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Preparing for the future

Brexit

Delegates hear that concerns about the UK chemicals sector post Brexit should be balanced with possible opportunities as work starts on a new chemicals strategy.

Coating protects instruments in space

Blue Earth in the space

A material developed for use in space could eventually have terrestrial applications.

SCI Scholarships 2020 - Applications Now Open

SCI Scholars at AGM 2019

Are you a PhD student approaching your second year of study and looking for financial support to assist with your study costs? Did you know that every year SCI awards Scholarships worth £5000?

New material shines under strain

Stretch material
A copper-infused polymer could provide early warning signs of material failure. 

Industrial pollutants impacting waterways

water treatment

New crosslinked polyamides provide alternatives for water treatment.

Apply now - SCI Travel Bursaries 2020 Open for Application

Solar Glider

Are you a PhD student? Are you planning to travel to a conference or site visit between 1 July and 31 December 2020 and are in need of funds? Then look no further than the SCI Travel Bursary scheme!

PoliSCI (w/e 10 January 2020)

PoliSCI

Your weekly digest of policy news, funding competitions, and calls for evidence.

The insect snack that could help improve your gut health

Healthy insect snacks

In the last part of our series on insects for food, we look at insects as an alternative healthy snack.

Where Science Mince Business (Ho! Ho! Ho!)

Mince pies

Taking on the task of eating and rigorously assessing mince pies from nine supermarkets, SCI’s Business Development team reveals the winner of its Mince Pie Challenge.

European funding supports the wormburger

Insect_burgers

Continuing our short series on insect-based alternative foods, we look at the proliferation of insect burgers.

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