During her time as one of Canada's foremost aeronautical engineers, Elsie MacGill was a real high flyer.
The Science and Technology Facilities Council's Central Laser Facility (CLF) has been lighting the way for laser research, development, exploitation and training for the past 40 years.
From time travel to space cots, recruiting with artificial intelligence and unique digital travel apps - whatever the sector, the opportunities are limitless for UK start-ups in the space technology sector.
STFC's Chilbolton Observatory is celebrating 50 years of spectacular science and achievement as the one of the world's most advanced radar research facilities.
STFC is celebrating 10 years of innovation. Here's some of our highlights from the past decade, and an insight into what the future holds for STFC research & discovery.
At STFC's Daresbury Laboratory, the Campus Technology Hub (CTH) is a new and exciting workspace. It is designed to fulfil a unique role for entrepreneurs and small companies; a place where they can come together with people from STFC, and our partners from industry and academia to turn their ideas into reality.
Women in STEM are making history. Let’s meet some of the personalities behind the science.
Chien-Shiung Wu was born in Eastern China in 1912, at a time when girls were not expected to attend school. But Wu’s parents firmly believed in rights for women, and so they started their own girls’ school with their daughter as a pupil.
Amongst the greatest palaeontologists of her time, Mary Anning began her career selling fossils that she found on the Lyme Regis coast.
Hedy Lamarr led an extraordinary life. Born Hedwig Kiesler, Lamarr grew up in Austria in the depths of World War 1. After a brief stint as a German film star, she married an Austrian arms manufacturer and dealer: one of the country’s richest men.
Last updated: 18 February 2016