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26 October 2016
Outstanding success for UK companies in European space innovation contest
Outstanding success for UK companies in European space innovation contest

UK companies have beaten off competition from 500 European businesses to win the top prize and four other awards in Europe’s largest space  technology innovation competitions. 

20 October 2016
Conference Success for UK Nuclear Physics
Conference Success for UK Nuclear Physics

The 2019 International Nuclear Physics Conference (INPC) will be held in Glasgow.

14 October 2016
Businesses do battle at boot camp for Duke of York's 'Pitch@Palace'
Businesses do battle at boot camp for Duke of York's 'Pitch@Palace'

Businesses have been battling it out in front of HRH Prince Andrew, Duke of York today for a prestigious spot in front of global leaders at St James's Palace next month.

10 October 2016
New UK scientific instrument reveals hidden details in 3D of famous violins and ancient Egyptian artefacts
New UK scientific instrument reveals hidden details in 3D of famous violins and ancient Egyptian artefacts

Researchers are capturing previously elusive details about  cultural artefacts, such as fragile ancient Italian violins and 3,500 years old  Egyptian grave-goods thanks to a new scientific instrument designed and built  in the UK.

30 September 2016
STFC built lab is now off on a comet as Rosetta mission ends
STFC built lab is now off on a comet as Rosetta mission ends

More than a decade after its launch, the historic ESA Rosetta Mission has come to an end today with a controlled descent to the surface of Comet 67P.

28 September 2016
Doors Opened to 4,000 people at the Royal Observatory Edinburgh
Doors Opened to 4,000 people at the Royal Observatory Edinburgh

Nearly 4000 people explored exciting science and engineering at one of the UK’s iconic sights, the Royal Observatory in Edinburgh.

23 September 2016
STFC strengthens UK-China research and innovation relationships
STFC strengthens UK-China research and innovation relationships

A team from STFC are in China this week collaborating with Chinese research colleagues on a series of announcements, events and launches that demonstrate the growing strength of the research and innovation relationship between the research council and China.

23 September 2016
STFC Computers get to the heart of the matter
STFC Computers get to the heart of the matter

Scientists are using powerful supercomputers to visualise how blood flows through implanted blood pumps, which prolong the lives of heart patients waiting for a donor.

22 September 2016
Celebrating 10 years in space of the solar observatory Hinode
Celebrating 10 years in space of the solar observatory Hinode

A satellite which observes the Sun’s activity in high resolution has marked ten years of success since its launch. STFC funds the UK researchers that exploit the scientific data yielded by the mission.

21 September 2016
Astronaut Major Tim Peake highlights Healthcare Innovation at Harwell
Astronaut Major Tim Peake highlights Healthcare Innovation at Harwell

Harwell Campus has hosted an 'Accelerating Healthcare Innovation' event that was the official launch of its healthcare research and innovation cluster.

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