Salford University launches degree in Driverless and Electric cars

Salford University has launched new undergraduate and Master’s degrees to prepare engineers for the revolution in driverless and electric vehicles. Driverless cars will be worth...

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...

Now Graphene could revolutionise road infrastructure in the UK

Highways England has become the latest company to partner with Manchester's Graphene Engineering Innovation Centre (GEIC). This new collaboration will look to address some of the...

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...

Study of Greater Manchester Police calls about domestic abuse suggest Artificial intelligence could help...

Machine-learning methods are far more effective at assessing which victims of domestic violence are most at risk than conventional risk assessments, according to new...

Miracle cures and fast-track approval threatens medical advances, say scientists

A report led by a University of Manchester scientist for the European Academies of Science (EASAC) and The Federation of the European Academies of Medicine Medicine (FEAM) has...

A Manchester Laboratory-on-a-chip’ devices could dramatically reduce COVID-19 detection times

Newly developed biosensor devices linked to smartphones could help medical practitioners dramatically cut down the real-time detection rates in the battle against COVID-19 and...

Scientists kick off £6m project to investigate the role food systems play in the...

A new £6m study into food and health led by four UK universities has begun with the aim to create healthier future generations and...

Novel coronavirus discovered in British bats-but no evidence has been transmitted to humans, or...

A coronavirus related to the virus that causes Covid-19 in humans has been found in UK horseshoe bats – according to new collaborative research...

Manchester takes next graphene-enhanced leap

Advanced manufacturing experts from Manchester have revealed what human life in space could look like – with a graphene-enhanced space habitat developed to meet...