ABSW Awards Success

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On Saturday 23rd of July, two of our YSJournal senior editors, Abbie Wilson and Cormac Larkin, attended the Association of British Science Writers Awards at Jodrell Bank. Interestingly, the awards were held at the Bluedot Festival, a weekend event celebrating science, music, art and food! We really couldn’t have asked for a better venue – […]

Antibiotics – An Era of Resistance

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Antibiotics have been long used in order to treat infections, as they target microorganisms such as bacteria, fungi and parasites. Antibiotics were the most effective treatment for such infections, but what happens when the bacteria become ‘immune’ to the antibiotics? This new threat is a very real one, with strains of antibiotic resistant bacteria widespread, and is fast evolving into one with consequences to throw immunological advances decades back to square one in many cases.

Make The Future, London

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On the 1st of July, YSJ Founder Christina Astin, YSJ Chief Editor Claire Nicholson and YSJ team members Michael Hofmann, Abbie Wilson, Cormac Larkin and Peter He, attended the Shell Make The Future London festival in the Queen Elizabeth Park, London. This was not only an opportunity for us to see this amazing festival but it […]