#STEM

A-level results 2016: Increases in number of girls in STEM subjects

2 years ago — 1 min read

Girls entering the core STEM subjects - science, technology, engineering and mathematics - at A-level have increased again this year. This year's A-level results show a stable pattern compared with...

Loughborough University develop revolutionary explosive detection device

2 years ago — 1 min read

Loughborough University has unveiled a new device that can identify tiny amounts of explosive particles invisible to the naked eye. ExDtect – the brainchild of Loughborough professor John Tyler uses...

Carbon emissions drop in the UK as renewables rise

2 years ago — 1.5 min read

Provisional figures released by the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) have revealed a 3.4% drop in greenhouse gas emissions last year. This decrease is thanks in large part...

German engineers develop self-monitoring intelligent motors

2 years ago — 0 min read

24 March 2016 Researchers from Saarland University in Germany are developing intelligent motor systems which bypass the need for additional sensors by acting as their own multifunctional sensors. The team,...

Nottingham Trent researchers receive $4.4m from US Department of Homeland Security to develop new X-ray scanner

2 years ago — 0 min read

The US Department of Homeland Security has provided researchers from Nottingham Trent University with $4.4 million to develop an airport security system which uses scattered X-rays to identify the unique...