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How Bacteria and Protein Engineering Could be Harnessed to Tackle our Plastic Problem

Neysan Donnelly

How Bacteria and Protein Engineering Could be Harnessed to Tackle our Plastic Problem

Bacterial enzymes that break down plastic could be a powerful approach for dealing with the scourge of plastic waste.

Women in Research: Mariana De Niz From Mexico

Ulrike Böhm

Women in Research: Mariana De Niz From Mexico

Mariana is a Human Frontier Science Program postdoctoral fellow at Instituto de Medicina Molecular in Lisbon, Portugal.

Women in Research: Kate Secombe From Australia

Ulrike Böhm

Women in Research: Kate Secombe From Australia

Kate researches gastrointestinal problems following cancer treatment.

A Set of Guidelines for the Next Generation of Scientists

Meeri Kim

A Set of Guidelines for the Next Generation of Scientists

How can science become more global, sustainable and cooperative?

Women in Research: Isabel Abánades Lázaro from Spain

Ulrike Böhm

Women in Research: Isabel Abánades Lázaro from Spain

Isabel's research focuses on defect engineering of Metal-Organic Frameworks for drug delivery and environmentally relevant applications

The Impact of COVID-19 on Vulnerable Populations

Meeri Kim

The Impact of COVID-19 on Vulnerable Populations

During the Online Science Days 2020 Nobel Laureates called for the governments all around the world to care about vulnerable groups.

IDEA at Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings: Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Accountability

Tanmoy Laskar

IDEA at Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings: Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Accountability

IDEA at Lindau Nobel Laureate Meetings: Inclusion, Diversity, Equity, Accessibility, and Accountability

Future-Proofing the Global Economy After COVID-19

Ben Skuse

Future-Proofing the Global Economy After COVID-19

A key takeaway from the COVID-19 pandemic has been the need to build resilience into the global economy. Two Online Science Days 2020 sessions on Monday 29 June illuminated potential solutions.

Future Chemistry: Learning from Nature to Build a Sustainable Future

Andrei Mihai

Future Chemistry: Learning from Nature to Build a Sustainable Future

In a series of lectures and debates at #LINOSD the panels discussed recent progress and future prospects of Chemistry, and there are reasons to be both concerned and excited.

COVID-19: The Role of Science in a Crisis

Meeri Kim

COVID-19: The Role of Science in a Crisis

Never before has immunology been such a hot topic. With the coronavirus pandemic still taking its toll, the Online Science Days 2020 addressed this pressing topic with a session involving three renowned experts on immunology.

An Immunity Boost: Conversation With Three Nobel Laureates

Andrei Mihai

An Immunity Boost: Conversation With Three Nobel Laureates

Never before has immunology been such a hot topic. With the coronavirus pandemic still taking its toll, the Online Science Days 2020 addressed this pressing topic with a session involving three renowned experts on immunology.

The First 24 Hours: Let the Online Science Days 2020 Begin

Fabiola Gerpott

The First 24 Hours: Let the Online Science Days 2020 Begin

Fabiola Gerpott describes her second Lindau experience which takes place online.