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Lab Manager characters Linda the Lab Manager and her team stand beneath the text "Lab Manager 2021 Holiday Gift Guide." They are exchanging presents and wearing various Christmas attire along with their lab coats.

Ten STEM-Themed Holiday Gifts: 2021

by Rachel Muenz
In this year’s Lab Manager gift-giving guide, we highlight some of the “artier” options that celebrate science
Lab Manager 2020 Holiday STEM Gift Guide

Ten STEM-Themed Holiday Gifts

by Rachel Muenz
The Lab Manager editorial team shares 10 STEM-themed options to gift your loved ones in this 2020 Holiday Gift Guide

Questions & Answers

by Rachel Muenz
Whether you’re online or offline, Lab Manager has you covered when it comes to making the best product purchases for your laboratory.

Tech Savvy

by Pamela Ahlberg
This month’s issue looks at a number of technology developments having an ever greater impact on scientific research. 

Think Again

by Pamela Ahlberg
Having discussed “green” laboratory initiatives in every April issue of Lab Manager for the past four years, one might think there would be nothing new to say on the subject. But think again.

Death and Taxes

by Pamela Ahlberg
Government regulations, like death and taxes, are an inescapable part of today’s laboratories

New Game Plans

by Pamela Ahlberg
Welcome to Lab Manager’s first issue of 2016, in which we look at a number of challenges and changes facing today’s lab managers.


by Pamela Ahlberg
With the holidays upon us, most are looking forward to enjoying time away from the lab or office with friends and family.

Old Is New Again

by Rachel Muenz
Another summer, another Lab Manager Product Resource Guide. Or is it?

What's in Your Future?

by Pamela Ahlberg
Traditional laboratories—small, separate rooms with not much light and few amenities—began their  transformation more than a decade ago. The consensus was that researchers working in isolation or within a single, narrow discipline fostered neither creativity nor innovation.

Off Course

by Pamela Ahlberg
Last month I took a mini vacation to Northern New Mexico, a place I fell in love with years ago when I drove from my home state of California to New York after college. Taos and the surrounding area offer some of the most enchanting landscapes I’ve ever seen.

All Things Green

by Pamela Ahlberg
Every April for the past five years, Lab Manager’s cover story has highlighted developments in green laboratory practices.