On the top of a mountain in Chile, construction of the largest visible and infrared telescope ever built – the Extremely Large Telescope, or ELT – is underway. When the telescope is operational, its 39-metre primary mirror will gather 217 times more light than the Hubble Telescope.
Move over R2D2 – robots are no longer just the stuff of sci-fi. They're already here, and whether it's through advancing drug design or charting the oceans, UK technology is transforming the impact that robots are having on our lives.
STFC is celebrating International Women In Engineering Day by highlighting prominent female engineers, both past and present.
Just 9% of engineers are female and the day is aimed at raising the profile of, and celebrating the achievements of, women in engineering.
During her time as one of Canada's foremost aeronautical engineers, Elsie MacGill was a real high flyer.
The Science and Technology Facilities Council's Central Laser Facility (CLF) has been lighting the way for laser research, development, exploitation and training for the past 40 years.
From time travel to space cots, recruiting with artificial intelligence and unique digital travel apps - whatever the sector, the opportunities are limitless for UK start-ups in the space technology sector.
STFC's Chilbolton Observatory is celebrating 50 years of spectacular science and achievement as the one of the world's most advanced radar research facilities.
STFC is celebrating 10 years of innovation. Here's some of our highlights from the past decade, and an insight into what the future holds for STFC research & discovery.
At STFC's Daresbury Laboratory, the Campus Technology Hub (CTH) is a new and exciting workspace. It is designed to fulfil a unique role for entrepreneurs and small companies; a place where they can come together with people from STFC, and our partners from industry and academia to turn their ideas into reality.
Women in STEM are making history. Let’s meet some of the personalities behind the science.