Safety rules are (or should be) universal. When safety issues are raised we are all equal. Aren’t we all “hurt… Read more International Safety Licence?
Experimentalists are in many ways different from theorists. Those behind their lab benches and those behind the black board. Earlier… Read more Experimentalists : trust what you see.
Switzerland is a very conservative place. However, it is also very modern, international, open minded. The culture of perfection and… Read more [She] May be a hundred different things
I was attending a conference when I found a box with stickers. I liked the idea. But then, that one… Read more Stereotypes: how can you be more wrong?
Safety is certainly an issue in a chemistry department. It is fairly easy to protect oneself from direct contact with… Read more Turning our labs green?
Recently, I witnessed a drastic difference in the ambiance between a group predominantly composed of women and a group predominantly… Read more Scientific conferences: are we missing the point?
Women in science, let’s take, publish, and present our scientific pictures wearing colourful nail polish!
Scientific experiments are expected to be reproducible and repeatable. First you design an experiment. On paper. Then you try it.… Read more First dan in Science?
Leonardo da Vinci, Abu Al-Biruni, René Descartes. Three famous names known for their contributions in very diverse fields. They… Read more No, there are more and more polymaths