I am a freelance science journalist with more than 15 years of experience as a reporter and editor. I was the chief news editor at Nature magazine for more than four years, and editor of Chemistry World magazine for two years. Before that I was a news reporter at Nature, covering the physical sciences beat.READ MORE →
- 22 January 2020
Air-stable complex uses light to catalyze production of solar fuel.
- 20 January 2020
Stress-induced acid formation shows location and timing of damage.
- 16 January 2020
Amine teams up with carbon dioxide to isolate metals from mixtures, offering economic incentive to trap greenhouse gas emissions.
- 18 December 2019
Swedish firm aims to feed a booming electric vehicle market with more-sustainable lithium-ion batteries.
- 09 December 2019
Air-stable complex offers a more convenient approach to coupling reactions.
- 22 January 2020
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Former Chief Magazine Editor at Nature, now News Editor at Science
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Freelance Journalist, South Africa
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Freelance Science Writer