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28 June 2019
UK to host European Space Weather Week 2020
UK to host European Space Weather Week 2020

Scientist and engineers from around the world will be meeting in the UK next year to talk about space weather and the effect of solar storms on the space surrounding the Earth.

27 June 2019
Harwell Space Cluster Grows to 92 Organisations Employing 1,040
Harwell Space Cluster Grows to 92 Organisations Employing 1,040

In the last six months the Harwell Space Cluster has added 14 new companies to its impressive roster, now comprised of 92 organisations including STFC RAL Space, the UK and European Space Agencies and The Satellite Applications Catapult. 

26 June 2019
Siemens, Atos and STFC launch ground-breaking partnership to help businesses adopt Industry 4.0 technologies
Siemens, Atos and STFC launch ground-breaking partnership to help businesses adopt Industry 4.0 technologies

Siemens Digital Industries, Atos and the Science and Technology Facilities Council’s (STFC) Hartree Centre have today launched a ground-breaking Industrial Digitalisation Accelerator (IDA)

24 June 2019
UK start-up meets manufacturers' need for speed in new product innovation
UK start-up meets manufacturers' need for speed in new product innovation

For chemical manufacturing companies, speed to market for developing, testing and improving product formulations is critical against a tough, highly competitive market environment.

20 June 2019
UK scientists set to work with NASA on a new mission to study the Sun
UK scientists set to work with NASA on a new mission to study the Sun

UK space scientists are working alongside NASA to build a four-spacecraft mission aimed at revolutionising our understanding of the Sun’s atmosphere and how it affects the rest of our solar system.

20 June 2019
New research brings us a step closer to treating cancer using laser-driven proton therapy
New research brings us a step closer to treating cancer using laser-driven proton therapy

New UK-led research has taken us a step closer to alternative methods of treating cancers using proton beams accelerated by lasers, a method that can be less damaging to patients than other treatments. 

20 June 2019
Hartree Centre upgrade boosts Artificial Intelligence capability for UK industry projects
Hartree Centre upgrade boosts Artificial Intelligence capability for UK industry projects

UK industry and research communities are set to benefit from unique new artificial intelligence (AI) capabilities at STFC’s Hartree Centre that will allow industry to realise the potential of novel technologies by bringing together high-performance computing (HPC) and artificial intelligence (AI) in combined workflows.

20 June 2019
Hartree Centre is one of the first NVIDIA AI Technology Centre partners in the UK
Hartree Centre is one of the first NVIDIA AI Technology Centre partners in the UK

STFC’s Hartree Centre, alongside the University of Reading and the University of Edinburgh’s EPCC, has become one of the first partners of the NVIDIA AI Technology Centre for the UK (NVAITC), launched today.

17 June 2019
£55 million investment raised by ESA BIC UK companies in the last 8 years
£55 million investment raised by ESA BIC UK companies in the last 8 years

New research has shown that the companies that have taken part in the European Space Agency Business Incubation Centre United Kingdom (ESA BIC UK) have collectively raised over £55 million in equity investment in the last eight years.

13 June 2019
International team of scientists explore the secrets of Saturn's rings
International team of scientists explore the secrets of Saturn's rings

An international team of scientists have studied the intricate characteristics of Saturn’s mysterious rings in never-before-seen detail, it has been revealed in a paper published today. 

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