AMN8 2017

Magic tricks, the eureka fallacy and tea-breaks: confessions of a conference-going scientist

Fresh back from five days in Queenstown for NZ’s nanotechnology and advanced-materials science conference, Dr Ben Mallett reckons AMN8 shows that our stereotypes, of science and scientists, need a bit of nuance.

AMN8 Queenstown: 'You followed your dreams and it all worked out'

Three women at the forefront of nano science discussed their work and the hurdles they faced during the AMN8 conference this week.

AMN8 Queenstown: taking the plunge from lab to marketplace

As the government doubles down on trying to get good science into the marketplace, how are scientists preparing for the commercial world?