World Record Set in Manchester for Highest Voltage Fruit Battery

A new Guinness World Records® title for the highest voltage from a fruit battery has been set by the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC),...

Manchester Scientists discover how Nanotechnology could enable test for early Alzheimer’s Disease

University of Manchester scientists have discovered previously unseen blood biomarkers which could one day be used to test for Alzheimer’s disease, years before its...

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...

Life in the clouds of Venus?

A team of astronomers including UK scientists from Manchester and Cardiff, today announced the discovery of a rare molecule – phosphine – in the...

New graphene-based antibody test developed for detecting kidney disease developed in Manchester

A team of researchers from The University of Manchester have developed a new graphene-based testing system for disease-related antibodies, initially targeting a kidney disease...
The discovery of a prehistoric site containing the remains of animals that lived in a tropical sea has been made in a farmer’s field

‘Fossil Fishing at the Farm’ – Jurassic marine world unearthed in a farmer’s field

The discovery of an exceptional prehistoric site containing the remains of animals that lived in a tropical sea has been made in a farmer’s...

There’s a Xmas comet in the skies this weekend

The comet known as 46P/Wirtanen will make one of the 10 closest comet flybys of Earth in 70 years, and you may even be...

Manchester Scientists unlock 150-year-old mystery of Jurassic skull

A new scientific study led by researchers at The University of Manchester has re-examined a series of fossil skulls from the UK, providing new...

New study highlights Alzheimer’s herpes link, experts say

A new commentary by scientists at the Universities of Manchester and Edinburgh on a study by Taiwanese epidemiologists supports the viability of a potential...

Visitors to The Lowry can now use their smartphones to discover more about...

Visitors to The Lowry in Salford can now use their smartphones to discover more about the work of LS Lowry and other...