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23 January 2017
Prime Minister launches Industrial Strategy plans at STFC's Daresbury Laboratory
Prime Minister launches Industrial Strategy plans at STFC's Daresbury Laboratory

The Prime Minister Theresa May and her Cabinet colleagues visited Sci-Tech Daresbury today (January 23) to see our world-leading science and innovation and support for UK industry.

20 January 2017
Hartree Centre to take delivery of powerful new generation supercomputer
Hartree Centre to take delivery of powerful new generation supercomputer

The high performance computing needs of UK industry and academia are set to receive a tremendous boost thanks to a major collaboration between STFC's Hartree Centre and leading digital services company Atos UK&I.

19 January 2017
UK celebrates international success story as key research facility turns 50
UK celebrates international success story as key research facility turns 50

Fifty years of world-leading research is celebrated as one of the UK's major international research facilities marks a major milestone.

17 January 2017
RAL Space Chief Scientist Recognised in Annual Awards for Astronomy and Geophysics
RAL Space Chief Scientist Recognised in Annual Awards for Astronomy and Geophysics

A number of STFC supported researchers have been honoured by the Royal Astronomical Society (RAS) in its annual awards.

09 January 2017
Black holes hide in our cosmic backyard
Black holes hide in our cosmic backyard

Monster black holes sometimes play a cosmic game of hide and  seek, shrouding themselves from view behind giant clouds of gas and dust,  according to new research.

06 January 2017
Update on Neutron Strategic Review
Update on Neutron Strategic Review

An external review of neutron science and facilities will help update the UK's long term strategy and maintain our global strength in this field.

31 December 2016
New Year Honour for STFC's Sue Carter
New Year Honour for STFC's Sue Carter

STFC congratulates Sue Carter on being awarded the Medal of the Order of the British Empire in the New Year Honours List 2017 for her services to Science and Technology.

22 December 2016
Brand new UK laser in the Czech Republic becomes a World leader
Brand new UK laser in the Czech Republic becomes a World leader

A UK designed and built laser delivered by STFC under a £10 million contract to the Czech Republic has become the most powerful laser of its kind in the World.

15 December 2016
The University of Strathclyde joins the Cockcroft Institute
The University of Strathclyde joins the Cockcroft Institute

The University of Strathclyde has become a full member of the Cockcroft Institute, the UK's international centre for Accelerator Science and Technology at Sci-Tech Daresbury in Cheshire.

09 December 2016
New head for key European astronomy organisation
New head for key European astronomy organisation

Spanish astronomer Xavier Barcons will lead the European Southern Observatory (ESO) from September 2017.

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