Manchester study finds Drug reduces inflammation in stroke patients

An anti-inflammatory drug given to patients in the early stages of a stroke has been shown by researchers at The University of Manchester and...

Trafford schoolboy who designed Tim Peake’s mission patch gets VIP visit to Tim’s capsule

A Trafford schoolboy who won a Blue Peter competition to design Tim Peake’s mission patch enjoyed a VIP visit to the Museum of Science...

Eating frozen food reduces waste by half finds Manchester Scientists

A study by experts at Manchester Metropolitan University has revealed that British families reduce their waste by nearly half (47.5%) by eating frozen food. In...

Graphene finds new application as non-toxic, anti-static hair dye

Yes you heard it here first.Manchester’s wonder Material Graphene is being used to address an issue that has plagued the beauty industry for more than...

New device being developed in Salford could change lives of children born without arms

A NEW device being developed at the University of Salford could help thousands of children across the world born without arms. Researchers are creating a...

Brits judge The Archers characters’ class and likeability on their accent

Britain’s ongoing fascination with class is revealed by the way radio audiences perceive accents in The Archers, new Manchester research shows. Ambridge residents considered to...

Manchester Museum appoints first female Director

Manchester Museum has appointed Esme Ward as its Director, the first woman to hold the role in the Museum’s 125-year history Esme will take up her...

Now your water service comes with robots

The North West's water provider United Utilities has become the first water company in the UK to use state-of-the-art robots revolutionise its service to customers. The...

Manchester Scientists in Kidney disease break through

Manchester Scientists have successfully produced human kidney tissue within a living organism which is able to produce urine, a first for medical science. The study...

It’s TedX time this weekend at the Bridgewater Hall

Greater Manchester's Mayor Andy Burnham will be one of the speakers at this year's TedX talk at the Bridgewater Hall this Sunday. He will be...