Manchester astronomers at Jodrell Bank have been part of an international collaboration that have observed a rare and violent stellar event
Brexit is plagued with uncertainty, and the faster we’re moving towards it, the less we know about the UK’s position as a science powerhouse
For the second time in history, HIV remission has been achieved in a human patient using a combination of chemotherapy and stem cell transplants
‘Spaceplanes’ are notoriously difficult to take off and re-enter the atmosphere — so how did Virgin do it?
The space agency of Japan, JAXA has landed their Hayabusa-2 probe onto the surface of an asteroid, opening up possibilities for space exploration, astronomy, and space mining.
At the AAAS annual conference, Dr Allen describes the perils of using machine learning to analyse data in experimental science
Wasim Askar analyses the potential causes and impacts of the Earth’s drifting magnetic North Pole.
Researchers have innovated a new cell therapy technique that uses harvested cells from a patient suffering from Crohn’s to treat their condition.
The mass extinction of species is hitting insects particularly hard, which may have devastating consequences for ecosystems all around the world.
Big data has the potential to be seamlessly integrated in every single aspect of our lives, making it more accessible, safe, and convenient
In the wake of International Women’s Day, The Mancunion takes time to recognise the outstanding contributions female scientists have made
In the wake of LGBT history month, we take a look at how scientific understanding of homosexuality shaped our cultural and political attitudes.
Despite legislation being in place to protect the reef, exemptions are permitted for dredging to aid port maintenance.
Democrats are pushing the Green New Deal as a radical policy platform to combat climate change. What’s in the deal, and why has it faced opposition?
Despite the lack of adverse side effects, Naltrexone is underprescribed by GPs to treat substance abuse – possibly locking thousands out of recovery
Scientists at the School of Materials in Manchester have used single-particle reconstruction to help them identify and improve the structure of fuel cells.
Students in Manchester, and all over the world, have taken to the streets every Friday to demand that governments take action to combat climate change.