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29 July 2019
Undergraduate students visit STFC's UK Astronomy Technology Centre in Edinburgh this summer
Undergraduate students visit STFC's UK Astronomy Technology Centre in Edinburgh this summer

Find out about their ground-breaking work to find targets for the world’s largest telescope in space

25 July 2019
Age and background are no barrier to a career in the supercomputing world
Age and background are no barrier to a career in the supercomputing world

STFC’s Hartree Centre is an exciting world of supercomputing-powered projects that can have a significant positive impact on our lives, the economy and the world we live in.

24 July 2019
The future is bright for Glow New Media
The future is bright for Glow New Media

Glow New Media, a Liverpool-based digital specialist company, has announced that it has won a coveted place on a government procurement framework, that will enable it to contract more with NHS partners.

24 July 2019
Apollo@50: Moon Memories
Apollo@50: Moon Memories

The Apollo 11 mission to the Moon was a global, collective experience. It’s estimated that around a fifth of the world’s population watched Neil Armstrong set foot on the Moon on TV on July 20, 1969.

24 July 2019
Apollo@50: Celebrating 50 years since man reached the Moon
Apollo@50: Celebrating 50 years since man reached the Moon

On 16 July 1969, the 363-feet tall Saturn V rocket launched on the Apollo 11 mission from the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida.

23 July 2019
How a pigment might hold the key to cybernetic implants in humans
How a pigment might hold the key to cybernetic implants in humans

A team of scientists working at ISIS Neutron and Muon Source (ISIS) are helping to make science fiction a reality by studying how a humble pigment present in humans and most living things, melanin, could be the key to implanting and integrating electronic devices into the human body.

22 July 2019
One large step for B2Space is good news for small businesses
One large step for B2Space is good news for small businesses

Space tech start-up B2Space is celebrating a major milestone in its development with the successful test launch of its space research balloon from Unst in Shetland.

22 July 2019
Shock and awe: Unlocking the power of the Sun
Shock and awe: Unlocking the power of the Sun

A project led by STFC’s Central Laser Facility (CLF) is exploring the possibility of tapping the power of the Sun by creating a ‘star in a lab’.

19 July 2019
Children's cosmic imaginings brought to life
Children's cosmic imaginings brought to life

A group of school students were challenged to interpret some of the biggest questions about the Universe during a creative collaboration, partly funded by Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC).

19 July 2019
Future apprentices get taste of lab life
Future apprentices get taste of lab life

Engineering apprentices due to start their training at Daresbury Laboratory in September have been given an early insight into what to expect when they join the team.

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