Abina Wheeler and Sajeda Karim

2nd February 2007 at 00:00
(Photograph) - Abina Wheeler (left) and Sajeda Karim studied physics together at school but their careers took them on different paths: Ms Wheeler became a physics teacher; her friend took her skills into the lucrative private sector. The Government now plans to woo scientists into schools. Full story, page 9.

Photograph: Richard Lea-Hair

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