Chemistry of coffee

Tomorrow I will start again to work on my PhD thesis. That means only one thing: coffee!!! In a previous post, I talked about my scientific paper regarding the possibility of using mass spectrometry to check the quality of coffee. Now, I will talk about some of the molecules responsible for the taste and theContinue reading “Chemistry of coffee”

Girls and women in STEM

In several studies children were asked to draw a scientist. In almost all cases they drawn men, with glasses and in a lab coat. A research from the National Girls Collaborative Project shows that until K-12 (before the ending of high school) there is no difference in the achievements in math and science between boysContinue reading “Girls and women in STEM”

About me

Hello everyone! Who am I? I am a biotechnologist, science teacher, PhD student, mass spectrometry lover, chemometrics passionate, science lover, mother and I am addicted to science memes. Why I decided to start the blog? Internet is a mare magnum, where true science and fake news coexist. Sometimes it is complicated to navigate among allContinue reading “About me”