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The future of astronomy: five new ways to observe the universe
11 July 2018
The future of astronomy: five new ways to observe the universe

Galaxies, planets, and colliding stars... ever looked up and wondered where it all comes from and if we are alone in the universe?

How mobile phone tech is transforming structural biology...and supporting the UK economy
11 July 2018
How mobile phone tech is transforming structural biology...and supporting the UK economy

High-resolution biomolecular images are vital for understanding disease, and developing new drugs and vaccines.

Science outreach in remote communities
11 July 2018
Science outreach in remote communities

Taking astronomy to the remotest parts of the UK.

The power of place with Michael Norris
11 July 2018
The power of place with Michael Norris

Michael heads up the Business Incubation and Accelerator programmes for STFC which comprises Business Incubation Centre (BIC) projects across the Daresbury, Edinburgh and Harwell (RAL) campuses and includes the ESABIC Harwell and STFC CERN BIC.

Women in engineering
23 June 2018
Women in engineering

STFC is celebrating International Women In Engineering Day by highlighting prominent female engineers, both past and present.

Rise of the Machines
21 June 2018
Rise of the Machines

Move over R2D2 – robots are no longer just the stuff of sci-fi. They're already here, and whether it's through advancing drug design or charting the oceans, UK technology is transforming the impact that robots are having on our lives.

Another year of growth for Sci-Tech Daresbury
12 June 2018
Another year of growth for Sci-Tech Daresbury

Business is booming for companies based at Sci-Tech Daresbury following another year of strong growth, new figures reveal.

Quadruple success for ESA BIC UK start-ups
08 June 2018
Quadruple success for ESA BIC UK start-ups

Four start-up companies from the ESA Business Incubation Centre UK (ESA BIC UK) at Harwell have walked away with five of the top prizes from the Thames Valley Tech Awards 2018.

UK start-up takes on 'fake news' with space technology
10 May 2018
UK start-up takes on 'fake news' with space technology

Fake news and doctored images are a real problem in today's media, and with the rise of social media and modern digital technologies, the problem is escalating.

Mapping the structure of battery materials, atom by atom
09 May 2018
Mapping the structure of battery materials, atom by atom

Researchers from the UK and US have gained a deeper understanding into the atomic structure of lithium-ion batteries, in research that could significantly improve their capacity and lead to the development of a new generation of battery materials.

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