Manchester Scientists move closer to developing ‘game-changing’ test to diagnose Parkinson’s

Results published today show it is possible to identify Parkinson’s Disease based on compounds found on the surface of skin. The findings offer hope...

North West biotech start-ups collaborate in the fight against Covid-19

Two pioneering start-ups at Daresbury Laboratory have joined forces to develop, and are getting ready to manufacture, a new Covid-19 testing platform that is...

World Premiere of film commissioned by HOME in Manchester, The Earth Asleep to commemorate...

A new artist film by visual artist Clara Casian about one of the most powerful earthquake and tsunami ever recorded, with music by composer...

Professor Brian Cox will host a special event which will answer pupils’ questions...

A partnership between the Great Science Share for Schools and the Royal Society, the UK’s national science academy, aims to inspire more young people than ever before...

Manchester Toad breeding success is world first

One of the world’s rarest toads has been successfully bred in captivity for the first time outside its country of origin by scientists at...

Deliver ‘shovel ready’ manufacturing schemes to show government is serious about jobs and climate...

Shovel ready’ manufacturing job schemes to boost jobs, stave off rising unemployment and tackle the climate emergency are staring Boris Johnson and the cabinet...

Images to brighten your day-NASA releases Mars pictures

NASA has released the first high-quality video of a spacecraft landing on Mars, a three-minute trailer showing the enormous orange and white parachute hurtling...

Manchester Scientists make 3D heart scan breakthrough for animals and humans

University of Manchester scientists have created the most detailed ever 3D scan of a rare form of congenital heart disease. The ‘walk through’ 3D video...

Manchester research helps solar technology become more affordable

Scientists at The University of Manchester have found a way to accelerate the uptake of solar technology, by increasing the environmental safety of perovskite solar cells. Perovskite...

Manchester led project seeks to plot detailed chronology of a world of ancient sites...

Cutting-edge radiocarbon dating will pinpoint the times of ancient sites from the Neolithic and Bronze Age and bring more clarity to 2,000 years of...