#STEM

UK Universities secure £4.5 million fund to create new Degree Apprenticeship opportunities

4 years ago — Long Read

18 universities across the UK are celebrating securing a share of a £4.5 million development fund to create thousands of new degree apprenticeships. There are currently only around 1000 degree...

James Dyson launches a new university to bridge the UKs engineering skills gap

4 years ago — Long Read

Billionaire inventor James Dyson has set up a brand new £15m institute of technology in Wiltshire to boost Britains ability to compete with Asian nations Yes, that is a restored...

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

4 years ago — Quick 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

4 years ago — Quick 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

4 years ago — Long 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

4 years ago — Quick 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,...