Fascination

Fascination is STFC’s quarterly magazine, packed full of our latest, most exciting science and technology stories. In each edition, we take you behind the scenes of our laboratories and scientific facilities to look at how some of the world’s most amazing discoveries have been made and how they are changing the world we live in.

Latest edition

Facination Autumn 2017

Fascination Dark Matter Day special – Autumn 2017

In this edition:

  • Dark Matter Day – don't be afraid of the dark
  • The Newton Fund: how big science can support positive change
  • International relations and collaborations

Plus much more!

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Previous Editions

Facination Winter 2016

Fascination – Winter 2016/17

In this edition:

  • Making tracks towards Mars
  • Helping hearts with supercomputers
  • Soapbox Science: taking science to art festivals
  • International news

Plus much more!

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Facination 2016

Fascination - June 2016

In this edition:

  • How Astronomers are helping to make the greatest movie ever
  • How a frozen frog gives clues on fertility treatments
  • Learn how IBM’s Watson technology is being trained to help children feel less anxious about hospital treatments at Alder Hey Children’s NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool
  • Discover how robotic technology for Mars exploration could improve crop yields on Earth

Plus much more!

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Facination 2016

Fascination Careers Special - June 2016

In this edition:

  • Why science
  • Laser man
  • Career paths at STFC
  • Becoming a scientist or engineer
  • Student placements and work experience
  • Scientists can change the world

Plus much more!

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Facination 2016

Fascination - March 2016

In this edition:

  • UK celebrates five years of bringing space technology to Earth for new start-ups
  • What will the Large Hadron Collider upgrade mean for physics?
  • Deep insights into carbon storage
  • UK News From CERN

Plus much more!

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Fascination - Autumn 2015

In this edition:

  • Interview with palaeontologist
  • Big data predicts extreme weather blackspots for UK
  • Soapbox Science: from the Southbank to Down Under
  • UK News From CERN

Plus much more!

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