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During your research journey, you are likely to go through phases when you feel unsure about how you’re doing or find it difficult to deal with specific situations. You…
What is the most important quality you need for being a PhD? This is what researchers have to say
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This paper is a collaborative effort with a fantastic team of researchers looking at a dual function methyltransferase which can modify two different types of…
A memoir on publishing my first paper
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Concerns about the scarcity of lithium and other materials necessary in the now-ubiquitous lithium-ion batteries have recently driven many researchers to look for…
Potassium-driven rechargeable batteries: An effort towards a more sustainable environment
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The process of photosynthesis is well known but it is a complex phenomenon involving a myriad of proteins. The molecule Chl f, a new type of chlorophyll, is known to…
New study on recently discovered chlorophyll molecule could be key to better solar cells
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Habits to help you be highly productive in your researcher journey
9 Habits of highly productive researchers
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In response to environmental changes and nutrient starvation, cells undergo extreme alterations including switching from one type to another and changes in metabolic…
How the rice blast fungus "eats" its own cell wall to launch an attack
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As a PhD student, postdoc or lab leader, do you feel like your mental health may be suffering because of problems in the system? Do you think your lab could be managed…
Do you love science but are unhappy with the culture in academia?
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Environmental scientists are always in search of new tools that can better characterize the Earth’s surface. In a new study published in Scientific Reports, a group of…
No "clouded" judgments: Geostationary satellite an alternative to monitor land surfaces
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An in-depth look at the various personal attributes that make for successful researchers, including how renowned researchers down the years have personified these…
12 Personal attributes of a successful researcher
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A recently discovered autoimmune disease is the IgG4-related disease that affects millions and has no known cure. Previous research indicates that T cells and the…