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.
For the first time scientists have observed muon ionization cooling – a major step in being able to create the world’s most powerful particle accelerator.
As part of UK Research and Innovation (UKRI) three additional members have been appointed to the Council of STFC.
As part of a package of announcements today, the government has announced changes to Tier 1 Visas for researchers.
As part of a package of announcements today, UK Research and Innovation has announced changes to our requirements on ‘Pathways to Impact’.
Harwell Campus, where government, business and academia apply big-science to solve urgent global challenges, is calling for UK energy innovators to join the fight to mitigate climate change.
UK Science Minister Chris Skidmore and Chris Fall, Director of the US Department of Energy Office of Science, have signed an agreement that outlines £65 million worth of contributions that UK researchers will make to the international Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment and related projects.
New astronomy research supported by STFC and published today suggests giant planets could form around small stars much faster than previously thought.
Last updated: 03 July 2019