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...

Royal award for Manchester Institute of Bio Tecchnology

The Manchester Institute of Biotechnology (MIB) has collected a prestigious award at a special ceremony held at Buckingham Palace earlier this week Staff and students...

Antibiotic cocktail stops cancer cells from ‘motoring’

SCIENTISTS at the University of Salford have found a way to make cancer stem cells reproduce defectively “like cars without engines”. Professor Michael Lisanti said...

Newly discovered jumping spider named for children’s author

A new spectacular jumping spider has been discovered and named in honour of Eric Carle, the famous author of children’s book The Very Hungry...

Greater Manchester set for highest digital data speeds in the UK

Greater Manchester’s local authorities have issued a major £32m tender request to enable high-speed, “full-fibre” data connectivity at public sector sites across the city-region. Described...

Tyrannosaurus rex couldn’t run says new Manchester research

It is a classic chase scene in modern cinematic history. The image of a rampant Tyrannosaurus rex (T. rex) chasing Jeff Goldblum as he...

Full Steam Ahead as building work commences to restore the Science and Industry Museum’s...

The Science and Industry Museum will this week start to take receipt of over 1000 tons of materials as major repair work begins to...

Three Universities combine to help understand how COVID-19 affects people

The University of Liverpool, University of Edinburgh and Imperial College London have together received £5 million from the Medical Research Council to tackle the coronavirus pandemic...

Manchester receives £500,000 from Bill Gates Foundation to develop route to the promising COVID-19...

The University of Manchester has received $500,000 from the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation to develop a low cost manufacturing route to Molnupiravir, a...

New research led by Manchester Scientists highlights the need to learn from past climate...

New international research led by The University of Manchester has highlighted that learning from previous periods of climate change is essential if we are...