Science & Tech Archive
Here are the latest big science stories you need to know about
Asteroid Bennu may give us clues into how carbon-based life began
Forget just Dry January. As more students move away from drinking, low-alcohol alternatives are being poured into the glass, but how are they made?
As artificial intelligence evolves, a new generation of more sophisticated, and more believable scams are emerging
From millions of pounds of damage to city-wide police cordons, these lab disasters put your workplace accidents into perspective
Biology week starts on the 16th October. Explore some of the ways to get involved in Manchester and from the comfort of your home
Explore the cosmos with our favourite images from the Astronomy Photographer of the Year 2023
After a successful moon landing, Vikram and Pagryan roamed the moon’s southern hemisphere until scientists put them to bed. We wonder if they will wake
Scientists have shown that antimatter also falls under gravity, holding up Einstein’s general theory of relativity against evolving scientific ideas
A joint study led by The University of Manchester and Leicester has linked disturbed sleep to breathlessness in long COVID patients and proposes possible treatment solutions.
Manchester has long been making waves in the nuclear energy industry – find out how the scientific namesakes of university buildings set in motion a movement towards green energy.
ispace’s new spacecraft made it within touching distance of the lunar surface, but a last-minute malfunction dashed their hopes of a successful moon landing
What is the potential impact of artificial intelligence on the job market, and should students be worried about their future job prospects in light of AI advancements?
A new study found that hormonal contraceptives are linked with a small increase in the risk of breast cancer, but should you stop taking the pill?
In their new book, Dr Cassidy Sugimoto and Dr Vincent Larivière highlight the challenges facing women in science and how they can be addressed.
Dr Jessica Wade works behind the scenes on Wikipedia to try to amplify scientific achievements which go unheard of against the big names in science.
A recent event hosted at Manchester Museum explored why the Variable Harlequin Toad is the most important toad you’ve never heard of.
We take a look at some of the myths surrounding household mould, and why you should probably text your landlord again about that damp patch…
With 25% of mental health patients waiting more than 12 weeks on the NHS for psychological treatments, could iCBT provide treatment for sufferers of depression and anxiety?
ChatGPT has made its way into the technological conversation quite forcefully over the past 5 months, with millions of people using it daily. Is the AI smart or silly?