All Global science issues articles

  • Microplastics
    Feature

    The massive problem of microplastics

    2016-11-15T00:00:00Z

    As plastics fill up and pollute our oceans, recognising their value rather than thinking of them as disposable could help us deal with what has turned into a large, global problem

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    News

    Grand challenges set for science students

    2016-10-26T00:00:00Z

    New competition asks young people to explore solutions for global health and development issues

  • A globe
    Feature

    Good chemistry

    2015-01-06T00:00:00Z

    There are all sorts of ways chemists can use their skills to aid global development, writes Josh Howgego

  • Climate research heats up
    Feature

    Climate research heats up

    2014-11-20T00:00:00Z

    Nina Notman meets some of the atmospheric chemists fitting the pieces of the climate change jigsaw together

  • Spraying crops
    Feature

    Set a fungus to catch a fungus

    2013-07-01T00:00:00Z

    Ian Le Guillou finds out how the success of the synthetic organic fungicide azoxystrobin showcases the importance of organic chemistry to global food production