science & Engineering back in the spotlight

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Coronavirus has turned media and public attention to the work of scientists and engineers in an unprecedented way.

Experts around the world are working hard to develop supporting technologies (e.g. ventilators, tracking apps, entire hospitals), treatments and vaccines.


This well considered blog post by bioscience entrepreneur Devaki Bhatta examines the current spotlight on scientists and engineers, and reflects on how coronavirus has changed the status quo.


Click here to go to the British Library’s Living Knowledge blog to read the article: