Greater Manchester Scientists and Clinicians form Rapid response research group to beat Covid-19

In an unprecedented move, scientists and clinicians across Greater Manchester have formed a rapid response research group to find ways to beat COVID-19 and...

A New Digital Wallet for a New Digital Currency

Facebook has revealed plans for a digital currency. The social network Company announced the setting up of Calibra, a newly formed Facebook subsidiary whose goal...

Future Biomanufacturing Research Hub opens in Manchester

A new facility to transform manufacturing processes and make them more environmentally friendly, has opened today (13 June 2019), as part of a new...

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...

Manchester scientists use Nobel-prize winning chemistry for clean energy breakthrough

Scientists have used a Nobel-prize winning Chemistry technique on a mixture of metals to potentially reduce the cost of fuel cells used...

The e-cargo bikes that could help during the Covid-19 pandemic

The University of Salford is studying the potential use of e-cargo bikes across Manchester and Salford. Electric cargo bikes provide a means of sustainable...

Spending lots of time online may be changing our brains, research reveals

Using the internet, for social media, browsing information and entertainment may affect our brain’s structure, function and cognitive development according to an academic review...

Manchester Scientists use 3 million year old fossilised mouse reveals evolutionary secrets of colour

The evolutionary use of colour for mammal’s survival in the wild is evident from, red foxes, to zebras. Today an international team, led by...

Technology used to map Mars developed in Manchester is now measuring effect of treatment...

A machine learning approach for assessing images of the craters and dunes of Mars, which was developed at The University of Manchester, has now...

Chancellor announces £4m for historic Jodrell Bank observatory

Jodrell Bank has been awarded £4m in the Autumn Statement to go towards a new project to promote the historical importance of the scientific...