The Universe is not flat but curved according to tram led by Manchester Scientists

A new paper by a team of cosmologists suggests that the current model of the Universe needs to be revised. Dr Eleonora Di Valentino, from...

Tiny transporters could deliver treatment to stroke patients

Swarms of nanoparticles which are 15,000 times smaller than a pinhead may be able to deliver vital drugs to the brain, offering new hope...

‘Like a fitbit in your heart’ – remote pacemaker study to help cardiac patients...

A study at The University of Manchester will analyse heart patients’ activity levels through their pacemakers, to determine which people are at the highest...

Manchester scientists lead the way in next generation radiotherapy research

Manchester scientists and clinicians have been awarded a major cash boost from Cancer Research UK to pioneer new radiotherapy technologies and techniques that could...

Name that tune: Brain takes just 100 to 300 milliseconds to recognise familiar music

The human brain can recognise a familiar song within 100 to 300 milliseconds, highlighting the deep hold favourite tunes have on our memory. Scientists at...

Manchester Astronomers discover ghosts of supernovas in nearby galaxy

Researchers from The University of Manchester, with international colleagues, have carried out a survey of a nearby galaxy. Dr Tana Joseph, from the Department of...

Much larger populations are at risk from rising seas and coastal floods says report

Rising seas could affect three times more people by 2050 than previously thought, according to new research, and could drown some of the world’s...

Multimillion pound research institute for health to open in Manchester

A new multimillion pound research institute that will maximise Manchester’s academic strengths in digital health and advanced materials to discover innovative health and care...

Cloudy with a Chance of Pain? smartphone study shows pain more likely on humid,...

People with long-term health conditions are 20 per cent more likely to suffer from pain on days that are humid and windy with low...

BBC reinvents news for smart speakers with UK’s first interactive voice news service

With more people using smart speakers than ever before, the BBC is reinventing the way it delivers news on voice devices. Today the BBC is...