Has Lincoln mystery been solved by JK Rowling unmasking technique?
(21 Jul 2017)
Experts believe they have solved a longstanding mystery, using a method similar to the one which discovered that Robert Galbraith – the author of detective story ‘The Cuckoo’s Calling’ - was in fact an alias for Harry Potter writer JK Rowling
NASA rover technology to be used in project to map nuclear sites comprehensively
(20 Jul 2017)
University of Manchester scientists are leading a team which is to comprehensively map some of the world’s most radioactive sites using sensing technology mounted on an advanced robotic vehicle.
(17 Jul 2017)
An international team of physiologists including The University of Manchester’s Dr Holly Shiels has returned from Greenland, where they battled storms and icebergs to study one of the world’s most mysterious sharks
NIHR to fund major new research into prevention and management of stillbirth
(14 Jul 2017)
£2m funding award from the UK National Institute of Health Research (NIHR) will enable researchers to undertake pioneering research to prevent and better manage stillbirths in sub-Saharan Africa.
Graphene membranes can make nuclear industry greener
(06 Jul 2017)
How radioactive elements could be ‘fished out’ of nuclear waste
(03 Jul 2017)
Manchester scientists have revealed how arsenic molecules might be used to ‘fish out’ the most toxic elements from radioactive nuclear waste - a breakthrough that could make the decommissioning industry even safer and more effective.
Renting increases risk of depression and lowers wellbeing, study finds
(03 Jul 2017)
A team of researchers has found that people who rent their homes for longer have more symptoms of depression and lower levels of wellbeing, while the opposite is true for those who live in owned homes for a longer part of their lives
Are people ‘rolling the dice’ when it comes to food safety?
(30 Jun 2017)
A new study has revealed the levels of bad behaviours in UK kitchens which increase the public’s risk of getting food poisoning
Smartphones new weapon in war against anxiety
(21 Jun 2017)
New research has revealed that apps installed on smartphones can be used to significantly reduce anxiety