Scientists are on the cusp of harnessing more environmentally-friendly magnesium alloys.
The pandemic has somewhat overshadowed Brexit in recent months. Blake Crompton explores the often unreported details of resulting scientific policy.
Blake Crompton explores the potential for bioplastics in a world plagued by the waste we’ve created.
Blake Crompton covers the upcoming albums from folk artist Beans on Toast and the plethora of talent held within, comparing the new records to his previous works
Confused by Christopher Nolan’s Tenet? Blake Crompton explores the scientific theories behind this mind twisting action thriller.
Blake Crompton investigates the history of graphene, one of the crowing achievements of Manchester’s physics department
Anxiety is a common problem amongst students. Blake Compton discusses how science can help you deal with it
The molecular chemistry of the Curry Mile: spice as an integral part of Manchester student life
‘Punch it Chewie’ – Blake Crompton investigates ‘warp drives’, in the first of a series where we discover the science behind science fiction
A brief look into the wisdom of MF DOOM, and why you should be listening to him right this second.
Blake Crompton describes how artificial intelligence is helping us unpack the decades old protein-folding problem
The Mancunion music section suggests albums to help you get through lockdown 2.0
Pulling an ‘all-nighter’ is a uni right of passage; let’s take a look at the physical affects it has!
Find out about the exciting new research going on in our Chemistry department and how it’s impacting the field worldwide