A team of students from Oxfordshire have been hard at work designing a piece of equipment for a science facility that can test how electronics stand up to harmful cosmic ray particles.
New research undertaken by scientists using the UK's ISIS Neutron and Muon Source is improving our understanding of the highly unusual properties of ice and this knowledge will be of importance to any future study where ice coexists with other materials in nature, for example on icy moons such as Jupiter's Europa.
Scientists have used neutron techniques at the UK's ISIS Neutron and Muon Source to non-invasively investigate the contents of two containers from the tomb of a married couple who walked the streets of ancient Egypt in 1400BC.
Latest STFC Impact report demonstrates the contribution science innovation makes to the UK economy and society.
STFC and EPSRC have launched a joint funding call with Cancer Research UK that aims to drive forward earlier detection of cancer.
A trio of students from the University of Glasgow funded by STFC have developed a sophisticated artificial intelligence which could underpin the next phase of gravitational wave astronomy.
The UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship scheme (FLF), aims to develop, retain, attract and sustain research and innovation talent in the UK.
A new, UK-built camera which can take over 1,000 images per second and will revolutionise our understanding of stars and black holes has now been fitted to the world's largest optical telescope.
Harnessing the unusual characteristics of the elusive subatomic particles known as antineutrinos, the UK's deepest underground laboratory, nuclear threat reduction centre and a joint United Kingdom - United States research team are coming together for an internationally important research project enabling remote monitoring of nuclear reactors.
The Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) has published its Gender Pay Gap Report, containing a snapshot of the organisation's gender pay gap for workers in scope as of 5 April 2017.
Last updated: 06 October 2017