These are a few stories we found this week that may be of interest to institute regulars. If you have a news tip, please send it to… 530 more words
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Congratulations to Dr Fergus Poynton, who was formally presented with the RIA Young Chemist Prize today. The prize is awarded annually by the Royal Irish Academy… 159 more words
The latest edition of Journal Citation Reports has just been released. JCR ranks journals by the number of citations likely to be received by an article and is often used to help decide which journals to publish in, particularly for STEM subjects. 199 more words
In an earlier post, I posed the question, which is the world’s most advanced nation?
For that discussion, I considered several different ways we might measure national advancement, and how each measure – or each framing of the question – produced very different national rankings. 1,680 more words