#Schools

Loughborough University develop revolutionary explosive detection device

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Loughborough University has unveiled a new device that can identify tiny amounts of explosive particles invisible to the naked eye....

Record $286 billion invested in renewables globally in 2015

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Developing nations have led the way in investing in renewable energy in 2015, as revealed by a study by the...

National survey shows strong support for women in engineering

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A survey by the Institution of Mechanical Engineers and released on International Woman’s Day has shown that 78% of the...

Institute of Physics offers grants to develop STEM projects in Africa

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Thanks to a donation from prize-winning particle physicist Sir Tejinder Virdee, the Institute of Physics is inviting applications for grants...

Coca-Cola renews schools enterprise competition

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Coca-Cola has announced that it will be renewing its Real Business Challenge for the twelfth consecutive year. The competition, which...

Less risk for brain injury patients

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Engineers and neurosurgeons have developed a bioresorable brain sensor, which reduces the risk of complications for patients with brain injuries....

Engineering on the curriculum in Cambridge

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A prep school in Cambridge has introduced engineering lessons for its pupils aged 7 to 13. The school’s head teacher...

China’s Tsinghua University becomes world’s best university for engineering research

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China’s prestigious Tsinghua University has beaten Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in America to become the top school in the...

Outrage in America as Muslim boy falsely arrested for making clock and bringing it into school

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https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3mW4w0Y1OXE 14-year-old Ahmed Mohamed was arrested in Texas at school and was facing charges of making a hoax bomb after...

Network Rail urges girls to reject stereotypes and go into engineering

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A new scheme will offer schoolgirls work experience at Network Rail, who will hold open evenings to introduce females to...

New campaign aims to attract more women into engineering

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The campaign will be launched in the Humber region next month and will target schools, students, employees and parents. Although...

Pupils celebrate National Women in Engineering Day with zombie challenge

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Around 110 pupils from schools in the North East  celebrated National Women in Engineering Day by taking part in a...

Negative stiffness honeycomb structures developed for vehicles and military gear

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Negative stiffness honeycombs are being developed by researchers at the Cockrell School of Engineering at the University of Texas, to...

Chinese scientists recycle indium from LCD screens

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Scientists from the School of Environment at Tsinghua University in Beijing have tested 18 different methods to remove indium from...

F1 in Schools programme

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Boeing President Sir Michael Arthur recently addressed the UK’s skill shortage in his keynote speech at the STEMtech conference last...

Students take part in physics and football

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Football club Arsenal played host to four schools at the Emirates Stadium as part of an eight week programme aimed...

UK lacking in female engineers

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According to the Women’s Engineering Society, in 2014 women made up only 6% of all UK engineers, meaning the UK...

Dyson to fund new school for engineering at Imperial College London

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Entrepreneur and inventor Sir James Dyson has announced he will be donating £12m to set up an engineering school –...