#science

Material Engineering – new stronger concrete which produces less carbon dioxide developed

2 months ago — Long Read

Pre-Stressed Concrete promises Eco-Friendly Lightweight Construction in future When thinking of the on-going climate crisis you probably don't immediately think about concrete? However concrete has a huge carbon footprint globally....

Solar scientist Lucie Green launches kids Summer of STEM challenge

2 months ago — Long Read

Space scientist and broadcaster, Professor Lucie Green has teamed up with Born to Engineer favourite STEM Learning to launch a range of science, technology, engineering and maths challenges to keep...

The Large Hadron Collider is back online, but tantalising hints of a new particle prove unfounded.

4 years ago — Long Read

The Large Hadron Collider (LHC) is the world’s largest science experiment. Since it came online eight years ago it has changed our understanding of particle physics.

Researchers develop new technique for producing liquid hydrocarbon fuel from raw sawdust

4 years ago — Quick Read

Researchers from the University of Manchester and the East China University of Science and Technology have developed a method of producing fuel by boiling raw sawdust without having to pre-treat...

Wearable graphene wrist patch accurately monitors diabetes through sweat

5 years ago — Quick Read

South Korea’s Institute for Basic Science (IBS) has developed a wearable graphene-based armband which is capable of monitoring diabetes by analysing the sweat of the wearer. The patch is made...