I think you will laugh. But seriously, isn’t there a little bit of martial arts in electron microscopy? Especially in… Read more Tales of the lab 13: The art of electron microscopy
There are some days where nothing is working, when you try to do your best, but no matter how careful… Read more Tales of the lab 12: The emotional lab
This year once more, the Nobel Prize in physics and chemistry was attributed. This year once more, the Nobel Prize… Read more The big men of physics and chemistry.
He is sitting at his bench, looking at his sample, pipet in hand. Singing. She is operating the high pressure… Read more Tales of the lab: 11 Snapshot
It is easy to get data. It is easy to get ideas. But it is much more difficult to get… Read more Tales of the lab: 10 designing an experiment
Scientists in different research fields certainly see the world at different scales. When I was working in a colloidal… Read more Tales of the lab: 5 Size matters
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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.