Scientists have measured a property of the fundamental particle the neutron more precisely than ever before, thanks to technology originally developed at the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) Rutherford Appleton Laboratory with the University of Sussex.
The world's third specialist observatory designed to detect gravitational waves is being constructed in India.
Cutting-edge supercomputing services announced today will boost the UK’s ability to make scientific breakthroughs, such as designing better batteries and improving drug design.
Harwell Science and Innovation campus has been awarded a Life Sciences Opportunity zone for a 10-year period, the UK government has announced.
A new £40 million research programme will bring together physicists and quantum technologists to explore some of the greatest unanswered questions of our Universe.
A team of scientists from the UK and China have won an award for making advances in global food security.
UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) has today launched a consultation as part of its Open Access Review. The consultation will inform the development of a new open access policy, aimed at ensuring that the published outputs of research are widely and freely accessible to all.
A new advanced imaging centre at the Science and Technology Facilities Council’s Rutherford Appleton Laboratory will receive £81million of UK government support, housing super-bright lasers to produce state-of-the-art 3D X-rays in just 40 seconds.
Construction work has begun at the Harwell Campus in Oxfordshire on a new multi-occupier hybrid building that will provide flexible space for research and development, office and laboratory use.
The UK-built Solar Orbiter spacecraft has begun its nearly 2 year journey towards the Sun to observe our star close-up and enable us to study its polar regions for the first time.
Last updated: 03 July 2019