The new Hartree Centre building at Sci-Tech Daresbury has been officially opened by HRH Prince Andrew, the Duke of York, during a visit to the world-leading campus.
A ceremony marking the laying of the first stone of the European Southern Observatory's (ESO) Extremely Large Telescope (ELT) has taken place at ESO's Paranal Observatory in northern Chile, close to the site of the future giant telescope. This milestone marks the beginning of the construction of the dome and main telescope structure of the world's biggest optical telescope, and ushers in a new era in astronomy.
Distinguished scientist Professor Tony Bell and member of STFC's Central Laser Facility has today been elected as Fellow of the Royal Society for his outstanding contributions to science.
Construction work has started on the UK headquarters of a world-leading science project that is building the biggest ever radio telescope. The building will not only be a flagship facility for UK science but will also provide a boost to the regional economy.
A UK research team funded by STFC have created a simulation which provides further evidence of the existence of dark matter.
New research will investigate ways to remove greenhouse gases from the atmosphere to counteract global warming.
The LHCb experiment at CERN has announced a result that could be an early indication of new physics beyond our current understandings of the Universe.
From providing a top-class research facility to training the next generation of scientists and engineers, the UK’s world-leading neutron and muon beam source ISIS has had a far-reaching impact on the economy of the UK and worldwide since it first became operational more than 30 years ago.
The Cockcroft Institute is celebrating partnership, funding and new laboratories and office space as it relocates to its new building at STFC's Daresbury Laboratory, within the Sci-Tech Daresbury campus in Cheshire.
One of the world's most advanced weather radar research facilities, which is based in the UK, is celebrating its 50th anniversary this week.