Tag: science

Jul 13
Meet the student from Cheshire fighting coronavirus in Africa with 3D printers

Josh Mitchell has set out to help tackle the 492,805 reported cases of Covid-19 in…

Mar 24
Manchester biochemists create protective face mask alternative that traps 96% of airborne viruses

A brand-new protective product has been created by Manchester biochemists to help…

Sep 30
Manchester scientist made Champion of Alzheimer’s Research UK for raising awareness of dementia

Dr Helen Beaumont, a research scientist at the University of Manchester, has been made…

Jul 08
Jodrell Bank declared Unesco World Heritage site

Manchester University’s Jodrell Bank Observatory has been declared a Unesco World…

Nov 06
The new £50 note: the Manchester contenders

Who will your money be on? Or more to the point, who will be on your money? The Bank…

Jul 25
Take a trip to the stars with Professor Brian Cox on a Manchester Astrotram

Ever fancied travelling across the Universe on board a Manchester tram? Well this week…

Jul 22
Festivals, picnics and parties: Manchester’s One Big Summer Weekend is free for all the family

Kickstart the summer holidays in style with an entertainment-packed weekend in the…

Jul 21
4 weird and wonderful talks at the Science in the City Festival

With the European City of Science in full-swing in Manchester, the free week-long…

Jul 21
Will city allotments, rooftop gardens and vertical planters be part of Manchester’s future?

A 3,000 sq ft allotment is coming to St Ann’s Square – and it’s unlike any allotment…

Jul 06
5 ways the whole family can celebrate Manchester as European City of Science 2016 this summer

Manchester is a city of scientific firsts. It’s where Dalton developed atomic theory,…

Jun 23
Science in the City Festival: bringing the city alive

Over 40 free pop-up events will be held in unusual places around the city centre for a…